What does osmium tetroxide mean?

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  1. osmium tetroxide(Noun)

    An oxide of the metal osmium, OsO; it is very poisonous, has a pungent smell and can cause blindness; it is a powerful oxidizing agent, and is used to stain biological materials.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Osmium Tetroxide

    (T-4)-Osmium oxide (OsO4). A highly toxic and volatile oxide of osmium used in industry as an oxidizing agent. It is also used as a histological fixative and stain and as a synovectomy agent in arthritic joints. Its vapor can cause eye, skin, and lung damage.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of osmium tetroxide in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of osmium tetroxide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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