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.

Nearby words

  1. molybdenosis,
  2. molybdenous,
  3. molybdenum,
  4. molybdenum disulfide,
  5. molybdenum trioxide,
  6. molybdous,
  7. mom,
  8. mom jeans,
  9. mom test,
  10. mom-and-pop

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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Medicine 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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