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mercuric US English

Of mercury with a valence of two; of mercury(II)

mercuric iodide US English

A brilliant red solid, HgI2, used as an antiseptic.

mercuric oxide US English

A red or yellow crystalline solid, HgO, used as a chemical reagent and in battery electrodes.

mercuric chloride US English

A toxic white crystalline compound, used as a fungicide and antiseptic

mercuric sulphide US English

A black or bright red crystalline solid, HgS, used chiefly as a pigment in paints, plastics, and rubber.