[yoo r-uh-nuh s, yoo-rey-]
- containing trivalent uranium.
Origin of uranous
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Uranous salts are converted into uranic by boiling with nitric acid or other oxidising agents.A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.
Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
In the mean time the French scientist obtained radiations from metallic uranium and from uranous salts.An Introduction to the History of Science
- of or containing uranium, esp in a low valence state