barium sulfide


noun Chemistry.

a gray or yellowish-green, water-soluble, poisonous powder, BaS, used chiefly as a depilatory and as an intermediate in the synthesis of pigments, especially lithopone.

Nearby words

  1. barium meal,
  2. barium oxide,
  3. barium peroxide,
  4. barium stearate,
  5. barium sulfate,
  6. barium sulphate,
  7. barium thiosulfate,
  8. barium titanate,
  9. barium x-ray,
  10. barium yellow

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