Definition of Bichloride of mercury
1. Noun. A white poisonous soluble crystalline sublimate of mercury; used as a pesticide or antiseptic or wood preservative.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Bichloride Of Mercury
Literary usage of Bichloride of mercury
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1919)
"In recent years the treatment of the formerly hopeless cases of bichloride of mercury poisoning has developed along new lines that seem to be of great ..."
2. Elements of Chemistry: Including the Recent Discoveries and Doctrines of the by Edward Turner (1835)
"And by mutual interchange of elements they produce Bichloride of Mercury 1 eq. ... bichloride of mercury, when obtained by sublimation, ..."
3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"By far the best disinfectant that we possess is the bichloride of mercury; as in solution of 1: 1000 it destroys anthrax spores after a few minutes' ..."
4. Pharmaceutical Journal by Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (1868)
"Solution of bichloride of mercury in water and spirit, containing one part of bichloride in one thousand, being a little stronger than the solution of ..."
5. A Compendium of the Course of Chemical Instruction in the Medical Department by Robert Hare (1836)
"... either in aqueous solution as in aqua regia, or in the gaseous form, it is converted into bichloride of mercury, and bichloride of sulphur. ..."