[mur-kyuh-reyt] /ˈmɜr kyəˌreɪt/ Chemistry
[mer-kyoo r-ee-it, -eyt] /mərˈkyʊər i ɪt, -ˌeɪt/ (Show IPA). any salt in which bivalent is part of a complex anion.
verb (used with object), mercurated, mercurating.
Also, mercurize. to introduce into (an organic compound); treat with .
(transitive) to treat or mix with mercury
to undergo or cause to undergo a chemical reaction in which a mercury atom is added to a compound
[mer-kyoo r-ee-uh l] /mərˈkyʊər i əl/ adjective 1. changeable; volatile; fickle; flighty; erratic: a mercurial nature. 2. animated; lively; sprightly; quick-witted. 3. pertaining to, containing, or caused by the metal . 4. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the god Mercury. 5. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the planet Mercury. noun 6. […]
noun 1. .
[mer-kyoo r-ee-uh-liz-uh m] /mərˈkyʊər i əˌlɪz əm/ noun, Pathology. 1. poisoning by mercury. /mɜːˈkjʊərɪəˌlɪzəm/ noun 1. poisoning caused by chronic ingestion of mercury mercurialism mer·cu·ri·al·ism (mər-kyur’ē-ə-lĭz’əm) n. See mercury poisoning.
[mer-kyoo r-ee-uh-lahyz] /mərˈkyʊər i əˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), mercurialized, mercurializing. 1. to make , especially in temperament. 2. to treat or impregnate with or one of its compounds. /mɜːˈkjʊərɪəˌlaɪz/ verb (transitive) 1. to make mercurial 2. to treat with mercury or a mercury compound