a yellow salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with nitric acid
Uranyl nitrate is a water soluble yellow uranium salt. The yellow-green crystals of uranium nitrate hexahydrate are triboluminescent. Uranyl nitrate can be prepared by reaction of uranium salts with nitric acid. It is soluble in water, ethanol, acetone, and ether, but not in benzene, toluene, or chloroform.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Bis(nitrato-O)dioxouranium. A compound used in photography and the porcelain industry. It causes severe renal insufficiency and renal tubular necrosis in mammals and is an effective lymphocyte mitogen.
The numerical value of uranyl nitrate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of uranyl nitrate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Images & Illustrations of uranyl nitrate
Find a translation for the uranyl nitrate definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these uranyl nitrate definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"uranyl nitrate." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 24 Jun 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/uranyl nitrate>.