of or containing chlorine in the pentavalent state.
- pre·chlo·ric, adjective
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How to use chloric in a sentence
Waldie, acquainted with the chemical composition of chloric ether, suggested that chloroform be prepared from it and used.An Epitome of the History of Medicine | Roswell Park
This releases chloric acid, which, being an extremely powerful antiseptic, kills the bacteria to which the ulcers are due.
The aqueous solution can be concentrated in vacuo over sulphuric acid until it contains 40% of chloric acid.
Hydrochloric acid, sulphuretted hydrogen and sulphurous acid are rapidly oxidized by chloric acid.
He retired to rest at eleven o'clock, having taken a small dose of laudanum and chloric ether for his cold.Neuralgia and the Diseases that Resemble it | Francis E. Anstie
British Dictionary definitions for chloric
of or containing chlorine in the pentavalent state
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