[ plat-n-uhs ]
/ ˈplæt n əs /
containing bivalent platinum.
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Example sentences from the Web for platinous
Platinous oxalate, in fine copper-coloured needles, may be obtained by heating platinic oxide in a solution of oxalic acid.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
British Dictionary definitions for platinous
/ (ˈplætɪnəs) /
of or containing platinum, esp in the divalent state
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