chromic


chromic

chromic [kroh-mik] ExamplesWord Origin adjective

  1. of or containing chromium in the trivalent state, as chromic hydroxide, Cr(OH)3.
  2. of or derived from chromic acid.

Origin of chromic First recorded in 1790–1800; chrom(ium) + -ic Examples from the Web for chromic Historical Examples of chromic

  • Only the manganous and the chromic salts, however, are of importance.

    An Elementary Study of Chemistry

    William McPherson

  • A saturated solution of chromic acid is also used for the same purposes.

    Practical Taxidermy

    Montagu Browne

  • Its depth has been increased by the action of the chromic acid.

    The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume IV (of 4)

    Francis Maitland Balfour

  • Analysis of samples showed an average of 34% of chromic oxide.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5

    Willis Fletcher Johnson

  • Like all electrolytes its presence decreases the adsorption of chromic acid.

    Animal Proteins

    Hugh Garner Bennett

  • British Dictionary definitions for chromic chromic adjective

    1. of or containing chromium in the trivalent state
    2. of or derived from chromic acid

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