tungsten hexacarbonyl


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tungsten hexacarbonyl

[′təŋ·stən ¦hek·sə′kär·bə‚nil]
(inorganic chemistry)
W(CO)6 A white, refractive, crystalline solid which decomposes at 150°C; used for tungsten coatings on base metals. Also known as tungsten carbonyl.
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Chromium hexacarbonyl, Molybdenum hexacarbonyl and Tungsten hexacarbonyl (Aldrich) was used as supplied.