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sil'ver chlo'ride



Chem.
a white, granular, water-insoluble powder, AgCl, that darkens on exposure to light, produced by the reaction of silver nitrate with a chloride: used chiefly in the manufacture of photographic emulsions and in the making of antiseptic silver preparations.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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