fulminating gold
Fulminate Ful"mi*nate, n. [Cf. P. fulminate. See {Fulminate}, v. i.] (Chem.) (a) A salt of fulminic acid. See under {Fulminic}. (b) A fulminating powder. [1913 Webster]

{Fulminate of gold}, an explosive compound of gold; -- called also {fulminating gold}, and {aurum fulminans}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Fulminate of gold — Fulminate Ful mi*nate, n. [Cf. P. fulminate. See {Fulminate}, v. i.] (Chem.) (a) A salt of fulminic acid. See under {Fulminic}. (b) A fulminating powder. [1913 Webster] {Fulminate of gold}, an explosive compound of gold; called also {fulminating… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • aurum fulminans — Fulminate Ful mi*nate, n. [Cf. P. fulminate. See {Fulminate}, v. i.] (Chem.) (a) A salt of fulminic acid. See under {Fulminic}. (b) A fulminating powder. [1913 Webster] {Fulminate of gold}, an explosive compound of gold; called also {fulminating… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fulminate — Ful mi*nate, n. [Cf. P. fulminate. See {Fulminate}, v. i.] (Chem.) (a) A salt of fulminic acid. See under {Fulminic}. (b) A fulminating powder. [1913 Webster] {Fulminate of gold}, an explosive compound of gold; called also {fulminating gold}, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aurodiamine — sprogusis auksas statusas T sritis chemija formulė AuHNNH₂ atitikmenys: angl. aurodiamine; fulminating gold rus. гремучее золото …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sprogusis auksas — statusas T sritis chemija formulė AuHNNH₂ atitikmenys: angl. aurodiamine; fulminating gold rus. гремучее золото …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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