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Multiple Meanings
mercurial — as in:  mercurial twists of temperament

Nobody knows her mercurial moods better than Mary.
tending to change quickly, frequently, and unpredictably

Much more rarely, mercurial can mean "related to mercury," as in "a mercurial thermometer."  When capitalized, Mercurial refers to the planet Mercury or to the mythological Roman god.
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