Meaning of nitromersol

ni•tro•mer•sol

Pronunciation: (nī"tru-mûr'sôl, -sol), [key]
— n. Chem.
  1. a brownish-yellow or yellow, granular, water-insoluble powder, CHHgNO: used in alkaline solution chiefly as an antiseptic.
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