Definition of silver iodide in English:
A yellow insoluble powder that darkens on exposure to light. It is used in photography and artificial rainmaking.
- Chemical formula: AgI
- Today, either solid carbon dioxide or silver iodide is used.
- He secured patent rights to this which included sensitising paper with a coating of silver nitrate, followed by potassium iodide, to form silver iodide.
- Be sure to fix thoroughly, as silver iodide is more difficult to remove.
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