bichloride of mercury

bichloride of mercury
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 used as ``a topical antiseptic and disinfectant for inanimate objects''. --Stedman's 25th [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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