Polysilicic
Polysilicic Pol`y*si*lic"ic, a. [Poly- + silicic.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to compounds formed by the condensation of two or more molecules of silicic acid. [1913 Webster]

{Polysilicic acid} (Chem.), any one of a series of acids formed by the condensation of two or more molecules of silicic acid, with elimination of water. [1913 Webster]


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