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uranous

[ yoor-uh-nuhs, yoo-rey- ]
/ ˈyʊər ə nəs, yuˈreɪ- /
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adjective Chemistry.
containing trivalent uranium.
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Origin of uranous

First recorded in 1835–45; uran(ium) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for uranous

uranous
/ (ˈjʊərənəs) /

adjective
of or containing uranium, esp in a low valence state
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