organomercurial

noun
or·​gan·​o·​mer·​cu·​ri·​al | \ ˌȯr-gə-nō-(ˌ)mər-ˈkyu̇r-ē-əl How to pronounce organomercurial (audio) , ȯr-ˌga-nə- \

Definition of organomercurial

: an organic compound or a pharmaceutical preparation containing mercury

First Known Use of organomercurial

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Organomercurial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/organomercurial. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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organomercurial

noun
or·​gan·​o·​mer·​cu·​ri·​al | \ ȯr-ˌgan-ō-(ˌ)mər-ˈkyu̇r-ē-əl How to pronounce organomercurial (audio) \

Medical Definition of organomercurial

: an organic compound or a pharmaceutical preparation containing mercury

Other Words from organomercurial

organomercurial adjective

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