mercuric fluoride

mercuric fluoride

[mər′kyu̇r·ik ′flu̇r‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
HgF2 Poisonous, transparent crystals that decompose when heated; moderately soluble in alcohol and water; used to synthesize organic fluorides.
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