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Barium peroxide

a grayish-white, water-insoluble, poisonous powder, BaO 2 , used chiefly in the manufacture of hydrogen peroxide and as a bleaching agent for textiles.
Historical Examples

The rear chamber of the bullet held a cup containing the mixture of barium peroxide and magnesium.
America’s Munitions 1917-1918 Benedict Crowell


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