mercuric chloride

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mer·cu·ric chlor·ide

(mer-kyū'rik klōr'īd),
A topical antiseptic and disinfectant for inanimate objects.
Synonym(s): corrosive sublimate, mercury bichloride, mercury perchloride, corrosive mercury chloride

mercuric chloride

HgCl2, a highly toxic inorganic salt of mercury.
CAS # 7487-94-7
Synonym: mercury bichloride; mercury (II) chloridemercuric chloride poisoning;

mercuric chloride,

n mercury bichloride or perchloride; a corrosive, highly toxic sublimate used as a topical antiseptic and disinfectant for inanimate objects.