silver picrate

noun

Definition of silver picrate

: a poisonous explosive yellow crystalline salt (O2N)3C6H2OAg.H2O used as an antiseptic especially in vaginitis and urethritis

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“Silver picrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silver%20picrate. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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