containing lead, especially in the tetravalent state.
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How to use plumbic in a sentence
In this process we may substitute plumbic oxide for the cupric oxide, and succeed equally well.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
Chemically it is converted by nitric acid and chlorine into an insoluble substance--plumbic acid or the cyanide of lead.
plumbic acetate gives a purplish-red precipitate, mercuric cyanide a blue one, the supernatant liquid being also blue.
plumbic sulphide is precipitated, and the liberated selenic acid separated by filtration is concentrated until it acquires a sp.
The plumbic seleniate is suspended in water and decomposed by means of a current of sulphuretted hydrogen.
British Dictionary definitions for plumbic
of or containing lead in the tetravalent state
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