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A solution of cuprous chloride which has absorbed CO gives it up on being treated with potassic bichromate and acid.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
"Frankoline," a mixture of cuprous and ferric chlorides dissolved in strong hydrochloric acid absorbed in infusorial earth.Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting|Harold P. Manly
Yellow to brick-red cuprous oxide forms as a heavy precipitate if glucose is present.
It is rapidly absorbed by an ammoniacal or acid (hydrochloric acid) solution of cuprous chloride.
The chemical reaction taking place is the reduction of copper sulphate to cuprous oxide.Dietetics for Nurses|Fairfax T. Proudfit