mercuric salicylate


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mercuric salicylate

[mər′kyu̇r·ik sə′lis·ə‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
Hg(C7H5O3)2 Poisonous, white powder; odorless and tasteless; almost insoluble in water and alcohol; variable composition; used in medicine. Also known as salicylated mercury.
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