vanadium sulfide

vanadium sulfide

[və′nād·ē·əm ′səl‚fīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
V2S5 A toxic, black-green powder; insoluble in water, soluble in alkalies and acids; decomposes when heated; used to make vanadium compounds. Also known as vanadic sulfide; vanadium pentasulfide.
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