manganese hypophosphite

manganese hypophosphite

[′maŋ·gə‚nēs ‚hī·pō′fäs‚fīt]
(inorganic chemistry)
Mn(H2PO2)2·H2O Odorless, tasteless pink crystals which explode if heated with oxidants; used in medicine.
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