lead monoxide

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Related to lead monoxide: lead dioxide, litharge

lead mon·ox·ide

has been used as an ingredient in external applications such as lead plaster.
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Lead(II) oxide in an orthorhombic lattice structure, which is obtained during industrial processing of lead or lead oxides; it also occurs as a natural mineral.
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lead monoxide

PbO, a reddish-brown lead compound used to prepare lead subacetate.
CAS # 1317-36-8
See also: lead
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