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mercurous

adjective mer·cu·rous \(ˌ)mər-ˈkyr-əs, ˈmər-kyə-rəs\

Definition of MERCUROUS

:  of, relating to, or containing mercury; especially :  containing mercury with a valence of one

First Known Use of MERCUROUS

1858

Rhymes with MERCUROUS

mercurous

adjective mer·cu·rous \(ˌ)mər-ˈkyr-əs, ˈmər-kyə-rəs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MERCUROUS

:  of, relating to, or containing mercury; especially :  containing mercury with a valence of one

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