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molybdic

[ muh-lib-dik ]
/ məˈlɪb dɪk /
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adjective Chemistry.
of or containing molybdenum, especially in the trivalent or hexavalent states, as molybdic acid, H2MoO4.
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Origin of molybdic

First recorded in 1790–1800; molybd(enum) + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for molybdic

molybdic
/ (mɒˈlɪbdɪk) /

adjective
of or containing molybdenum in the trivalent or hexavalent state
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Medical definitions for molybdic

molybdic
[ mə-lĭbdĭk ]

adj.
Of, relating to, or containing molybdenum or a compound containing molybdenum, especially with a valence of 6.
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