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mer•cu•rate



Pronunciation: (mûr'kyu-rāt"), [key]
n., v., -rat•ed, -rat•ing.
Chem.

n.
Also,mer•cu•ri•atePronunciation: (mur-kyoor'ē-it, -āt"). [key]any salt in which bivalent mercury is part of a complex anion.

v.t.
Also,mercurize.to introduce mercury into (an organic compound); treat with mercury.

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