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fulminate of mercury

ful´mi`nate of mer´cu`ry
n.1.(Chem.) The mercury salt of fulminic acid (Hg(CNO)2), called also mercury fulminate. It is prepared as gray crystals, and is used primarily in detonators for detonating high explosives, such as dynamite or TNT.
Noun1.fulminate of mercury - a fulminate that when dry explodes violently if struck or heated; used in detonators and blasting caps and percussion caps
blasting cap, fulminate, fulminating mercury, mercury fulminate, percussion cap
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