mercuric sulfide


mercuric sulfide
a crystalline, water-insoluble, poisonous compound, HgS, occurring as a coarse, black powder (black mercuric sulfide) or as a fine, bright-scarlet powder (red mercuric sulfide): used chiefly as a pigment and as a source of the free metal.

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  • mercuric sulfide — noun : an insoluble compound HgS occurring in nature as the red mineral cinnabar and the black mineral metacinnabar and also made synthetically in red and black forms called also mercury(II) sulfide; see vermilion 1a * * * Chem. a crystalline,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mercuric sulfide — gyvsidabrio(II) sulfidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HgS atitikmenys: angl. artificial cinnabar; black mercury sulfide; cinnabar; mercuric sulfide; mercury(II) sulfide; metacinnabarite; vermilion rus. ртути(II) сульфид; ртуть сернистая …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • mercuric sulfide — noun The sulfide of mercury, HgS, that occurs as the mineral cinnabar. Syn: vermilion …   Wiktionary

  • black mercuric sulfide — Chem. See under mercuric sulfide. * * * …   Universalium

  • red mercuric sulfide. — See under mercuric sulfide. * * * …   Universalium

  • black mercuric sulfide — Chem. See under mercuric sulfide …   Useful english dictionary

  • red mercuric sulfide. — See under mercuric sulfide …   Useful english dictionary

  • mercury sulfide — noun : a sulfide of mercury; especially : mercuric sulfide * * * Chem. See mercuric sulfide. [1930 35] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mercury sulfide — Mercury sulfide …   Wikipedia

  • black mercury sulfide — gyvsidabrio(II) sulfidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HgS atitikmenys: angl. artificial cinnabar; black mercury sulfide; cinnabar; mercuric sulfide; mercury(II) sulfide; metacinnabarite; vermilion rus. ртути(II) сульфид; ртуть сернистая …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas


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