Rubidic Ru*bid"ic, a. (Chem.) Of or pertaining to rubidium; containing rubidium. [1913 Webster]

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  • rubidic — ru·bid·ic …   English syllables

  • rubidic — (ˈ)rü|bidik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary rubid (from New Latin rubidium) + ic : of or relating to rubidium …   Useful english dictionary

  • rubidium — rubidic, adj. /rooh bid ee euhm/, n. Chem. a silver white, metallic, active element resembling potassium, used in photoelectric cells and radio vacuum tubes. Symbol: Rb; at. wt.: 85.47; at. no.: 37; sp. gr.: 1.53 at 20°C. [1860 65; < NL, equiv.… …   Universalium

  • rubidium — noun /ˌɹʊuˈbɪd.iː.ʌm/ A metallic chemical element (symbol Rb) with an atomic number of 37. See Also: rubidic …   Wiktionary

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