bismuth oxychloride

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bismuth oxychloride

[′biz·məth ‚äk·sē′klȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
BiOCl A white powder; insoluble in water, soluble in acid; a toxic material if ingested; used in pigments and cosmetics.
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