magnesium tungstate

magnesium tungstate

[mag′nē·zē·əm ′təŋ‚stāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
MgWoO4 White crystals, insoluble in alcohol and water, soluble in acid; used in luminescent paint and for fluorescent x-ray screens.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.