argental mercury

noun
ar·​gen·​tal mercury | \ (ˈ)är¦jentᵊl- \

Definition of argental mercury

: a native silver amalgam

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History and Etymology for argental mercury

partial translation of French mercure argental; argental, from argent silver + -al

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“Argental mercury.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/argental%20mercury. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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