thallium bromide

thallium bromide

[′thal·ē·əm ′brō‚mīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
TlBr A toxic, yellowish powder soluble in alcohol, slightly soluble in water, melts at 460°C; used in infrared radiation transmitters and detectors. Also known as thallous bromide.
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