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Definition of the adjective chromic
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- [chemistry] of, relating to, or containing chromium, especially in oxidation state 3
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A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
chromic. acid. A hypothetical acid, H2CrO4, known only in chromate salts.
chromic. compounds. Compounds containing chromium in a higher (+3 or +6) oxidation state; e.g. chromic oxide is chromium(VI) oxide (CrO3).
by Robert A. Lewis
CHROMIC ACID Derivation: Action of acetic acid on chromium hydroxide. The solution is evaporated and crystallized. Hazard: Toxic by ingestion. Use: Textile mordant, tanning, polymerization and oxidation catalyst, emulsion hardener.
by John Daintith
chromic. See chromium. chromic acid. A hypothetical acid, H2CrO4, known in the form of chromate salts. The name is also sometimes used for chromium trioxide. chromite. A black or ...
by Jeanne Mager Stellman
The commercial material is normally basic chromic sulphate [Cr(OH)(HiO)5]SO4, which is prepared from sodium dichromate by reduction with carbohydrate in the presence of sulphuric acid; the reaction is vigorously exothermic. Alternatively ...
by Andrew Ure
ACID (CHROMIC). This acid was at first extracted from the red lead ore of Siberia, by treating this ore with carbonate of potash, and separating the alkali by means of a more powerful acid. In this state it is impure, forming a red or orange ...
A Dictionary of Chemistry (1821)
On the Basis of Mr. Nicholson's, in which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew and Its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures Detailed by Andrew Ure
chromic acid 6.18, loss 2.57. — Vau- (juelin. It is found in the gneiss district of Acker in Sudermannland, in a primitive limestone; in the kingdom of Pegu, and in Ceylon. It is used as a precious ...
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Scrabble value of C3H4R1O1M3I1C3
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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