A solution of FORMALDEHYDE gas in
water. A solution of 40% formalin in water, which
may also contain traces of formic acid, methyl
alcohol, or a white deposit of paraldehyde, is
used in tanning some leathers. See also: ALDEHYDE TANNING .
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