Mercurous definition

mər-kyo͝orəs, mûrkyər-əs
Relating to or containing mercury, especially with a valence of 1.
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Of or containing mercury, esp. monovalent mercury.
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Containing mercury, especially mercury with a valence of 1.
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(chemistry) Pertaining to or derived from mercury.
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(chemistry) Of a compound, containing mercury with an oxidation number of 1.
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