titanium tetrachloride

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titanium tetrachloride

[tī′tā·nē·əm ¦te·trə′klȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
TiCl4 A colorless, toxic liquid soluble in water, fumes when exposed to moist air, boils at 136°C; used to make titanium and titanium salts, as a dye mordant and polymerization catalyst, and in smoke screens and pigments. Also known as titanic chloride.