zinc chloridezinc chloride
a white, crystalline powder, ZnCl, used as a catalyst, wood preservative, antiseptic, etc. and in soldering fluxes, adhesives, parchment paper, embalming fluids, etc.
A white, deliquescent crystalline compound, ZnCl2, used as a wood preservative, a disinfectant, a soldering flux, and for a variety of industrial purposes, including the manufacture of cements and paper parchment.
- (inorganic chemistry) The zinc salt of hydrochloric acid, ZnCl2, a white crystalline solid with a number of industrial applications.