nickel carbonyl

noun
variants: or nickel tetracarbonyl

Definition of nickel carbonyl

: a volatile flammable poisonous liquid compound Ni(CO)4 obtained by passing carbon monoxide over finely divided nickel and readily decomposed by heating

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“Nickel carbonyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nickel%20carbonyl. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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