Definition of Mercurous. Meaning of Mercurous. Synonyms of Mercurous

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Definition of Mercurous

Mercurous
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. Mercurous chloride. (Chem.) See Calomel.

Meaning of Mercurous from wikipedia

- used in silver mining. Mercury(I) chloride (also known as calomel or mercurous chloride) has been used in traditional medicine as a diuretic, topical...
- formula Hg2Cl2. Also known as the mineral calomel (a rare mineral) or mercurous chloride, this dense white or yellowish-white, odorless solid is the prin****l...
- Mercury(I) sulfide or mercurous sulfide is a hypothetical chemical compound of mercury and sulfur, with elemental formula Hg 2S. Its existence has been...
- Mercury(I) sulfate, commonly called mercurous sulphate (UK) or mercurous sulfate (US) is the chemical compound Hg2SO4. Mercury(I) sulfate is a metallic...
- cell composed of mercurous nitrate and mercurous nitrate/mercury, the initial voltage is 0. If pot****ium chloride is added to mercurous nitrate on one side...
- Mercury(I) oxide, also known as mercurous oxide, is an inorganic metal oxide with the chemical formula Hg2O. It is a brown/black powder, insoluble in...
- with air. Mercuric nitrate can be reacted with elemental mercury to form mercurous nitrate.[citation needed] Solutions of mercury(I) nitrate are acidic due...
- Mercury(I) fluoride or mercurous fluoride is the chemical compound composed of mercury and fluorine with the formula Hg2F2. It consists of small yellow...
- Mercury(I) bromide or mercurous bromide is the chemical compound composed of mercury and bromine with the formula Hg2Br2. It changes color from white...
- atoms. The best known example is the Hg2+ 2 ion, found in mercury(I) (mercurous) compounds. The existence of the metal–metal bond in Hg(I) compounds was...
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