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per·chlo·ride(pər-klôr′īd′) also per·chlo·rid (-klôr′ĭd)
A chloride having more chlorine than other chlorides of the same element.
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(Elements & Compounds) a chloride that contains more chlorine than other chlorides of the same element
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|Noun||1.||perchloride - a chloride containing an unusually high proportion of chlorine|
iron perchloride - a highly toxic chemical used to engrave metal plates and electronic circuits
chloride - any compound containing a chlorine atom
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