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chloric

[ klawr-ik, klohr- ]
/ ˈklɔr ɪk, ˈkloʊr- /
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adjective

of or containing chlorine in the pentavalent state.

Nearby words

chlorellaceous, chloremia, chlorenchyma, chlorhexidine, chlorhydria, chloric, chloric acid, chloride, chloride of lime, chloride paper, chloride shift

Origin of chloric

First recorded in 1800–10; chlor(ine) + -ic
Related formspre·chlo·ric, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for chloric

chloric

/ (ˈklɔːrɪk) /

adjective

of or containing chlorine in the pentavalent state
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