rubidium chloride


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rubidium chloride

[rü′bid·ē·əm ′klȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
RbCl A water-soluble, white, lustrous powder melting at 715°C; used as a source for rubidium metal, and as a laboratory reagent.
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