beryllium nitrate

beryllium nitrate

[bə′ril·ē·əm ′nī‚trāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
Be(NO3)2·3H2O A compound that forms colorless, deliquescent crystals that are soluble in water; used to introduce beryllium oxide into materials used in incandescent mantles.
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