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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or containing tin.

Usage examples (35)
  • Moreover, it is turned greenish by stannous chloride.
  • By treating a solution of stannous chloride with aqua regia, stannic chloride is formed:
  • If the stannous chloride is in excess, the reaction may go further, producing metallic mercury:
  • Mordant wool with 8 per cent of stannous chloride for 1 to 1-1/2 hours, and 8 per cent of tartar. for more
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