- a compound having oxygen and chlorine atoms bonded to another element, as bismuth oxychloride, BiOCl.
Origin of oxychloride
Examples from the Web for oxychloride
Historical Examples of oxychloride
There seems little doubt that the so-called dialysed iron is an oxychloride of the metal.
The comparative freedom from taste and easy assimilation of the oxychloride of iron render it a valuable therapeutic agent.
It turns dirty violet on exposure to air and light; in moist air it absorbs oxygen and forms an oxychloride.
The filtered fluid gives on addition of sodic chloride a precipitate of oxychloride.
This, again, is distinguished from oxychloride of antimony by its insolubility in tartaric acid.