[trahy-klawr-ahyd, -id, -klohr-]
Origin of trichloride
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It dissolves in hot hydrochloric acid, evolving hydrosulphuric acid, and producing a solution of trichloride of antimony.
It dissociates into the trichloride and chlorine when heated.
The very rounded form of the curve is due to the trichloride being largely dissociated in the liquid state.The Phase Rule and Its Applications
Antimony pentachloride, SbCl5 is prepared by heating the trichloride in a current of chlorine.
Antimonyl chloride, SbOCl, is produced by the decomposition of one part of the trichloride with four parts of water.
- any compound that contains three chlorine atoms per molecule
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- A compound containing three chlorine atoms per molecule.
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