Stannous chloride
Stannous Stan"nous (-n[u^]s), a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, tin; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a lower valence as contrasted with {stannic} compounds. [1913 Webster]

{Stannous chloride} (Chem.), a white crystalline substance, {SnCl2.(H2O)2}, obtained by dissolving tin in hydrochloric acid. It is used as a mordant in dyeing. [1913 Webster]


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  • stannous chloride — alavo(II) chloridas statusas T sritis chemija formulė SnCl₂ atitikmenys: angl. stannous chloride; tin dichloride; tin(II) chloride rus. олова(II) хлорид; олово двухлористое ryšiai: sinonimas – alavo dichloridas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • stannous chloride — noun : a compound SnCl2 obtained by the action of chlorine, hydrogen chloride or hydrochloric acid on tin either as an anhydrous solid or a crystalline dihydrate and used chiefly in tinning and as a reducing agent and catalyst called also tin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stannous chloride — tin chloride, SnCl2, used in the anhydrous and dihydrated forms as a reagent and, as the dihydrate, as a pharmaceutic aid …   Medical dictionary

  • stannous chloride — Chem. a white, crystalline, water soluble solid, SnCl2·2H2O, used chiefly as a reducing and tinning agent, and as a mordant in dyeing with cochineal. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • Stannous — Stan nous ( n[u^]s), a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, tin; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a lower valence as contrasted with {stannic} compounds. [1913 Webster] {Stannous chloride} (Chem.), a white… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stannous — adj. Chem. of or relating to bivalent tin (stannous salts; stannous chloride) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tin chloride — stannous chloride …   Medical dictionary

  • Tin(II) chloride — IUPAC name Tin(II) chloride Tin dichloride …   Wikipedia

  • Lead(II) chloride — Lead(II) chloride …   Wikipedia

  • Tin chloride — can refer to: *Tin(II) chloride or stannous chloride (SnCl2) *Tin(IV) chloride or stannic chloride or tin tetrachloride (SnCl4) …   Wikipedia

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