silver bromide

noun

Definition of silver bromide

: a compound AgBr that is extremely sensitive to light and is much used for photographic materials

First Known Use of silver bromide

1869, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of silver bromide was in 1869

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“Silver bromide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silver%20bromide. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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