gold chloride

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gold chloride

[¦gōld ′klȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
AuCl3 A red, soluble compound made by reaction of gold and chlorine or by reaction of HAuCl4 with chlorine; decomposes by heat; soluble in water, alcohol, and ether; used in photography, plating, inks, medicine, and ceramics.