Definition of Barium monoxide
1. Noun. An oxide of barium; a whitish toxic powder.
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Literary usage of Barium monoxide
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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"BaS, is obtained by passing sulphuretted hydrogen over heated barium monoxide, or better by fusion of the sulphate with a small ..."
2. A Text-book of Inorganic Chemistry by George S. Newth (1905)
"Two oxides are known, namely, barium monoxide, BaO, and dioxide, ... Barium Monoxide (baryta), BaO, is usually prepared by heating the nitrate. ..."
3. Introduction to the Study of Chemical Reactions by Edmund Drechsel (1890)
"... ATE 108-112 SI) barium monoxide 108 Precipitation from cone, solution by sodium hydroxide.—Precipitation by sulphuric acid and sulphates. ..."