from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless caustic liquid, SnCl4, made from tin treated with chlorine and used as a conductive coating and in ceramics.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a thin, colorless, fuming liquid, SnCl4, used as a mordant in calico printing and dyeing; -- formerly called spirit of tin, or fuming liquor of Libavius.
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- n. a colorless caustic liquid made by treating tin with chlorine
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