uranyl acetate

noun
ura·​nyl acetate | \ ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌnil- How to pronounce uranyl acetate (audio) , yu̇-ˈrān-ᵊl- How to pronounce uranyl acetate (audio) \

Medical Definition of uranyl acetate

: a yellow crystalline uranium salt C4H6O6U used as a reagent and especially as a biological stain

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