Mercurous chloride
Mercurous Mer*cu"rous, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, mercury; containing mercury; -- said of those compounds of mercury in which it is present in its highest proportion. [1913 Webster]

{Mercurous chloride}. (Chem.) See {Calomel}. [1913 Webster]


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  • mercurous chloride — gyvsidabrio(I) chloridas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Hg₂Cl₂ atitikmenys: angl. calomel; mercury protochloride; mercury subchloride; mercury(I) chloride; mercurous chloride; mild mercury chloride rus. каломель; ртути(I) хлорид ryšiai:… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • mercurous chloride — SYN: calomel. * * * mercurous chloride n CALOMEL …   Medical dictionary

  • mercurous chloride — noun a tasteless colorless powder used medicinally as a cathartic • Syn: ↑calomel • Hypernyms: ↑chloride • Substance Holonyms: ↑blackwash, ↑black lotion • Substance Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mercurous chloride — noun Date: 1859 calomel …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mercurous chloride — Pharm. calomel. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • mercurous chloride — mercu′rous chlo′ride n. pha calomel • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • mild mercurous chloride — n CALOMEL called also mild mercury chloride …   Medical dictionary

  • mild mercurous chloride — noun or mild mercury chloride : calomel * * * Pharm. calomel …   Useful english dictionary

  • mild mercurous chloride — Pharm. calomel. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mercurous — Mer*cu rous, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, mercury; containing mercury; said of those compounds of mercury in which it is present in its highest proportion. [1913 Webster] {Mercurous chloride}. (Chem.) See {Calomel}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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