copper cyanide


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copper cyanide

[′käp·ər sī·ə‚nīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
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* The addition of one gram per litre of copper cyanide will increase the copper content by 0.7 grams per litre.
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Cyanide copper solutions are typically high-throwing solutions based on copper cyanide dissolved in sodium or potassium cyanide.