chromyl

[ kroh-muh l ]
/ ˈkroʊ məl /

adjective

containing chromium in the hexavalent state, as chromyl chloride, CrO2Cl2.

Nearby words

  1. chromosomes,
  2. chromosphere,
  3. chromospheric,
  4. chromous,
  5. chromy,
  6. chron-,
  7. chron.,
  8. chronaxie,
  9. chronic,
  10. chronic absorptive arthritis

Origin of chromyl


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British Dictionary definitions for chromyl

chromyl

/ (ˈkrəʊmɪl) /

noun

(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the divalent radical CrO 2
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