Metasilicic
Metasilicic Met`a*si*lic"ic, a. [Pref. meta- + silicic.] (Chem.) Designating an acid derived from silicic acid by the removal of water; of or pertaining to such an acid. [1913 Webster]

Note: The salts of metasilicic acid are often called bisilicates, in mineralogy, as Wollastonite ({CaSiO3}). [1913 Webster]

{Metasilicic acid} (Chem.), a gelatinous substance, or white amorphous powder, analogous to carbonic acid, and forming many stable salts. [1913 Webster]


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  • metasilicic — metasilicˈic / isˈik/ adjective Applied to an acid (H2SiO3) • • • Main Entry: ↑meta * * * metasericite, metasilicic see meta 7 a, 6 a …   Useful english dictionary

  • metasilicic — meta·silicic …   English syllables

  • Metasilicic acid — Metasilicic Met a*si*lic ic, a. [Pref. meta + silicic.] (Chem.) Designating an acid derived from silicic acid by the removal of water; of or pertaining to such an acid. [1913 Webster] Note: The salts of metasilicic acid are often called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • metasilicic acid — metasilikato rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė H₂SiO₃ atitikmenys: angl. metasilicic acid rus. метакремниевая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – vandenilio trioksosilikatas (2–) …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • metasilicic acid — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary meta + silicic acid : a hypothetical acid H2SiO3 or (H2SiO3)n from which the metasilicates may be regarded as derived …   Useful english dictionary

  • CaSiO3 — Metasilicic Met a*si*lic ic, a. [Pref. meta + silicic.] (Chem.) Designating an acid derived from silicic acid by the removal of water; of or pertaining to such an acid. [1913 Webster] Note: The salts of metasilicic acid are often called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bisilicate — Bi*sil i*cate, n. (Min. Chem.) A salt of metasilicic acid; so called because the ratio of the oxygen of the silica to the oxygen of the base is as two to one. The bisilicates include many of the most common and important minerals. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Metasilicate — Met a*sil i*cate, n. (Chem.) A salt of metasilicic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Metatitanic — Met a*ti*tan ic, a. [Pref. meta + titanic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid of titanium analogous to metasilicic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Silicate — Sil i*cate, n.[Cf. F. silicate.] (Chem.) A salt of silicic acid. [1913 Webster] Note: In mineralogical chemistry the silicates include; the unisilicates or orthosilicates, salts of orthosilicic acid; the bisilicates or metasilicates, salts of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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