[ kuh-luhm-bik ]
/ kəˈlʌm bɪk /
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How to use columbic in a sentence
When heated in the air it is oxidized into columbic acid, and is only soluble in hydrofluoric acid, yielding hydrogen.
Columbium pentoxide (columbic acid), Cb2O5, is obtained from columbite, after the removal of tantalum (see above).
British Dictionary definitions for columbic
/ (kəˈlʌmbɪk) /
another word for niobic
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