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mercuric chloride


mercuric chloride

noun

Definition of MERCURIC CHLORIDE

:  a heavy crystalline poisonous compound HgCl2 used as a disinfectant and fungicide and in photography—called also bichloride, bichloride of mercury, corrosive sublimate, mercury bichloride
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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