radium bromide


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radium bromide

[′rād·ē·əm ′brō‚mīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
RaBr2 Water-soluble, poisonous, radioactive white powder, corrosive to skin or flesh; melts at 728°C; used in medicine, physical research, and luminous paint.
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