vanadium trichloride

vanadium trichloride

[və′nād·ē·əm ¦trī′klȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
VCl3 Toxic, deliquescent, pink crystals; soluble in ether and absolute alcohol; decomposes in water and when heated; used to prepare vanadium and organovanadium compounds.
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Vanadium trichloride, and sodium nitrite and nitrate were purchased from Aldrich Chemical Co.