lithium fluoride


noun Chemistry.

a fine, white, slightly water-soluble powder, LiF, used chiefly in the manufacture of ceramics.

Nearby words

  1. lithium,
  2. lithium aluminum hydride,
  3. lithium carbonate,
  4. lithium chloride,
  5. lithium citrate,
  6. lithium hydroxide,
  7. lithium oxide,
  8. lithium stearate,
  9. litho,
  10. litho-

Origin of lithium fluoride

First recorded in 1940–45

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