uranous

[yoo r-uh-nuh s, yoo-rey-]

Origin of uranous

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

uranous

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