selenic

[ si-lee-nik, -len-ik ]
/ sɪˈli nɪk, -ˈlɛn ɪk /
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adjective Chemistry.

of or containing selenium, especially in the hexavalent state.

Nearby words

  1. selectorate,
  2. selen-,
  3. selenate,
  4. selene,
  5. selenga,
  6. selenic acid,
  7. selenide,
  8. seleniferous,
  9. selenious,
  10. selenious acid

Origin of selenic

First recorded in 1810–20; selen(ium) + -ic

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selenic

/ (sɪˈliːnɪk) /

adjective

of or containing selenium, esp in the hexavalent state
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