Definition of Organomercurial

1. Adjective. Describing any organic compound of mercury ¹



2. Noun. (organic compound) Any organic compound of mercury, but especially such a drug ¹

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Definition of Organomercurial

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Organomercurial

1. Any organic mercurial compound; e.g., merbromin, thimerosal. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Organomercurial

organoiridium
organoiron
organolanthanum
organolead
organoleptic
organoleptically
organolithium
organological
organologies
organology
organolutetium
organoma
organomagnesium
organomanganese
organomegaly
organomercurial (current term)
organomercurial hydrolase
organomercurials
organomercuric
organomercury
organomercury compounds
organometal
organometallic
organometallic chemistry
organometallic compound
organometallic compounds
organometallics
organometals
organomolybdenum
organon

Literary usage of Organomercurial

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1. Organic Compounds of Arsenic & Antimony by Gilbert Thomas Morgan (1918)
"The mixture is heated at 100° for five hours, the precipitated solid—a mercuric salt of the organomercurial compound—is boiled with 1200 cc of 10 per cent. ..."

2. Risk Assessment for Neurobehavioral Toxicity edited by Bernard Weiss, Jurg Elsner (1997)
"... and disadvantages of behavioral methods for studying chemically induced nervous system effects. contaminated with organomercurial fungicides (22,23). ..."

3. Biotechnology for Water Use and Conservation: The Mexico '96 Workshop by OECD Staff, Mexico '96 Workshop, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope, Organisation for Economic Co-operation, Development., Zapata, Francisco Bolívar (1997)
"All these genes together provide "broad spectrum resistance" to a variety of organomercurial compounds. Figure 1. Reactions involving ionic and methyl ..."

4. Bioremediation: The Tokyo '94 Workshop by OECD Staff, Tokyo '94 Workshop (1994), OECD (1995)
"... of organomercurial Pollutants", Applied and Environmental Microbiology 60, pp. 357-362. ..."

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