the chloride of any particular element or group with the maximum proportion of chlorine.
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How to use perchloride in a sentence
Sterilized vaseline or glycerine of perchloride of mercury may be smeared over the point of the dilator to facilitate its passage.
Chinese ink, sterilized and prepared by rubbing up with 1–6,000 perchloride of mercury, is smeared over the area to be tattooed.
The action of the etching mordant—perchloride of iron—being in exact proportion to the light and shade of the developed print.Engraving for Illustration | Joseph Kirkbride
With the perchloride of iron it gives a blackish-green color, and sulphuric acid colors it red.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines | T. H. Pardo de Tavera
I then proceeded to the local chemist and had my medicine-case filled up, and secured an extra supply of perchloride.Letters from Mesopotamia | Robert Palmer
British Dictionary definitions for perchloride
a chloride that contains more chlorine than other chlorides of the same element
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