[ roo-then-ik, -thee-nik ]
/ ruˈθɛn ɪk, -ˈθi nɪk /
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containing ruthenium in a higher valence state than the corresponding ruthenious compound.
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Ruthenic Sesquioxide (Ru2O3); occurs in the anhydrous form when the metal is ignited in a current of air.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
British Dictionary definitions for ruthenic
/ (ruːˈθɛnɪk) /
of or containing ruthenium, esp in a high valency state
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