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ferricyanide

[ fer-ahy-sahy-uh-nahyd, fer-ee- ]
/ ˌfɛr aɪˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd, ˌfɛr i- /
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noun Chemistry.

a salt of ferricyanic acid, as potassium ferricyanide, K3Fe(CN)6.

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Origin of ferricyanide

First recorded in 1865–70; ferri- + cyanide
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British Dictionary definitions for ferricyanide

ferricyanide
/ (ˌfɛrɪˈsaɪəˌnaɪd) /

noun

any salt of ferricyanic acid
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