Corrosive+sublimate

  • 1 Corrosive sublimate — Sublimate Sub li*mate, n. [LL. sublimatum.] (Chem.) A product obtained by sublimation; hence, also, a purified product so obtained. [1913 Webster] {Corrosive sublimate}. (Chem.) mercuric chloride. See {Corrosive sublimate} under {Corrosive}.… …

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  • 2 Corrosive sublimate — Corrosive Cor*ro sive (k?r r? s?v), a. [Cf. F. corrosif.] 1. Eating away; having the power of gradually wearing, changing, or destroying the texture or substance of a body; as, the corrosive action of an acid. Corrosive liquors. Grew. Corrosive… …

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  • 3 corrosive sublimate — n. MERCURIC CHLORIDE * * *       mercury(II) chloride, an odourless, colourless, water soluble compound of mercury (q.v.). * * * …

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  • 4 corrosive sublimate — n MERCURIC CHLORIDE * * * mercury bichloride …

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  • 5 corrosive sublimate — n. MERCURIC CHLORIDE …

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  • 6 corrosive sublimate — sublimatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HgCl₂ atitikmenys: angl. corrosive mercury; corrosive sublimate; mercuric chloride rus. сулема; хлорид ртути(II) ryšiai: sinonimas – gyvsidabrio(II) chloridas …

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  • 7 corrosive sublimate — mercury bichloride mercury bichloride n. the compound ({HgCl2}) consisting of two atoms of chlorine united with one atom of mercury. Also called {bichloride of mercury}, {mercuric chloride}, {corrosive sublimate}, and {mercury perchloride}. It is …

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  • 8 corrosive sublimate — Bichloride Bi*chlo ride, n. [Pref. bi + chloride.] (Chem.) A compound consisting of two atoms of chlorine with one or more atoms of another element; called also {dichloride}. [1913 Webster] {Bichloride of mercury}, mercuric chloride; sometimes… …

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  • 9 corrosive sublimate — noun a white poisonous soluble crystalline sublimate of mercury; used as a pesticide or antiseptic or wood preservative • Syn: ↑mercuric chloride, ↑mercury chloride, ↑bichloride of mercury • Hypernyms: ↑sublimate …

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  • 10 corrosive sublimate — noun Date: circa 1747 mercuric chloride …

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  • 11 corrosive sublimate. — Chem. Now Rare. mercuric chloride. [1700 10] * * * …

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  • 12 corrosive sublimate — Bi chloride of mercury …

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  • 13 corrosive sublimate — /kəˌroʊsɪv ˈsʌbləmət/ (say kuh.rohsiv subluhmuht) noun Chemistry → mercuric chloride …

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  • 14 corrosive sublimate. — Chem. Now Rare. mercuric chloride. [1700 10] …

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  • 15 Sublimate — Sub li*mate, n. [LL. sublimatum.] (Chem.) A product obtained by sublimation; hence, also, a purified product so obtained. [1913 Webster] {Corrosive sublimate}. (Chem.) mercuric chloride. See {Corrosive sublimate} under {Corrosive}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Corrosive — Cor*ro sive (k?r r? s?v), a. [Cf. F. corrosif.] 1. Eating away; having the power of gradually wearing, changing, or destroying the texture or substance of a body; as, the corrosive action of an acid. Corrosive liquors. Grew. Corrosive famine.… …

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  • 17 corrosive mercury — sublimatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HgCl₂ atitikmenys: angl. corrosive mercury; corrosive sublimate; mercuric chloride rus. сулема; хлорид ртути(II) ryšiai: sinonimas – gyvsidabrio(II) chloridas …

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  • 18 corrosive — adj. & n. adj. tending to corrode or consume. n. a corrosive substance. Phrases and idioms: corrosive sublimate mercuric chloride, a strong acid poison, used as a fungicide, antiseptic, etc. Derivatives: corrosively adv. corrosiveness n.… …

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  • 19 sublimate — verb /ˈsʌblɪmeɪt/ a) To change state from a solid to a gas (or from a gas to a solid) without passing through the liquid state (transitive or intransitive) b) To purify or refine a substance through such a change of state. See Also: corrosive… …

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  • 20 sublimate — verb (sublimated, sublimating) –verb (t) /ˈsʌbləmeɪt / (say subluhmayt) 1. Psychology to deflect (sexual or other biological energies) into socially constructive or creative channels. 2. Chemistry, etc. a. to sublime (a solid substance); extract… …

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