[ yoor-uh-nuhs, yoo-rey- ]
/ ˈyʊər ə nəs, yuˈreɪ- /
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containing trivalent uranium.
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How to use uranous in a sentence
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|Walter Libby
British Dictionary definitions for uranous
/ (ˈjʊərənəs) /
of or containing uranium, esp in a low valence state
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