Dictionary

organomercurial

organomercurial

noun or·gan·o·mer·cu·ri·al \ˌr-gə-nō-(ˌ)mər-ˈkyr-ē-əl, r-ˌga-nə-\

Definition of ORGANOMERCURIAL

:  an organic compound or a pharmaceutical preparation containing mercury

First Known Use of ORGANOMERCURIAL

1938

organomercurial

noun or·gan·o·mer·cu·ri·al \r-ˌgan-ō-(ˌ)mər-ˈkyr-ē-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ORGANOMERCURIAL

:  an organic compound or a pharmaceutical preparation containing mercury
organomercurial adjective

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: organometallicPrevious Word in the Dictionary: organologicAll Words Near: organomercurial
February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears