Mercuric-chloride meaning

A poisonous white crystalline compound, HgCl2 , used as an antiseptic and a disinfectant, in insecticides, preservatives, and batteries, and in metallurgy and photography.
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A very poisonous, white, crystalline compound, HgCl2, used in photography and as an insecticide, antiseptic, etc.
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(inorganic chemistry) The salt of mercury and hydrochloric acid, HgCl2
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