silver chloride


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silver chloride

n.
A white granular powder, AgCl, that turns dark on exposure to light and is used in photographic emulsions, photometry, and silver plating.

silver chloride

n
(Elements & Compounds) a white insoluble powder that darkens on exposure to light because of the production of metallic silver: used in making photographic emulsions and papers. Formula: AgCl

sil′ver chlo′ride



n.
a white powder, AgCl, that darkens on exposure to light: used chiefly in photographic emulsions and in antiseptic silver preparations.
[1895–1900]
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Noun1.silver chloride - a chloride used chiefly in the manufacture of photographic emulsions
chloride - any compound containing a chlorine atom
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