Edta --> ethylene diamine tetra acetate

(Science: chemical) a chemical that is used to remove all traces of magnesium and calcium ions from a solution because it binds tightly to them, in order to control unwanted side reactions with these metals during a laboratory process.

Acronym: edta

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