mercuric

(redirected from Mercuric oxide)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

mercuric

 [mer-ku´rik]
pertaining to mercury as a bivalent element; containing bivalent mercury.

mer·cu·ric

(mer-kyū'rik),
Denoting a salt of mercury in which the ion of the metal is bivalent, as in corrosive sublimate, mercuric chloride: the mercurous chloride is calomel.

mercuric

/mer·cur·ic/ (mer-kūr´ik) pertaining to mercury as a bivalent element.

mer·cu·ric

(mĕr-kyūr'ik)
Denoting a salt of mercury in which the ion of the metal is bivalent.

mer·cu·ric

(mĕr-kyūr'ik)
Denoting mercury salt in which ion of the metal is bivalent, as in corrosive sublimate, mercuric chloride: the mercurous chloride is termed calomel.

mercuric

pertaining to mercury as a bivalent element; containing bivalent mercury.

mercuric chloride, mercuric bichloride
used as a skin antiseptic and disinfectant and counterirritant; is limited by its toxicity and irritant properties.
mercuric iodide
a counterirritant and vesicant; use of this compound in blisters for horses has been discontinued because of its renal and hepatic toxicity.
mercuric nitrate
has antiseptic and miticidal properties; once used topically in the treatment of demodectic mange in dogs, but replaced by safer and more effective agents.
mercuric oxide
a topical antiseptic, used in ointment form for eye disorders. Called also yellow oxide.
References in periodicals archive ?
He said he used mercury as "an expediter" and primarily in the form of red mercuric oxide.
x mountant, Dab(diamino benzidine), Disodium hydrogen phosphate, Ea-36, Edta powder, Eosin yellow powder, Ethanol, Ether, Ferric chloride, Formalin, Formic acid, Geimsa powder, Glycerol, Gold chloride, Haematoxylin powder, Hydrochloric acid, Hydrogen peroxide, Hypochlorite solution, Iron alum, Isopropyl alcohol, Leishman stain powder, Light green sf yellow, Lithium carbonate, Magnesium sulphate, May grunwald stain powder, Mercuric oxide, Mercuric sulphate, Mercuric iodide, Methanol, Methylene blue stain(powder), Micro cover glass 22x22, Micro cover glass 22x40, Micro cover glass 22x50, Micro slides, Neutral red powder, Nitric acid, Og-6 solution, Orange g stain, Paraffin wax, Periodic acid, Phloxine, Phospho tungstic acid, Picric acid, Pot .
The market information includes the total market size for primary cells and batteries as well as the market size and trends for the following kinds of products: Silver oxide primary cells and batteries Mercuric oxide primary cells and batteries Lithium primary cells and batteries Air-zinc primary cells and batteries Manganese dioxide primary cells and batteries Other primary cells and batteries Primary cell and battery parts The publication includes details for more than 3000 primary cell and battery producers in the world.