Ruthenious
Ruthenious Ru*the"ni*ous, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, ruthenium; specifically, designating those compounds in which it has a lower valence as contrasted with {ruthenic} compounds. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ruthenious — [ro͞othē′nē əs] adj. designating or of chemical compounds containing ruthenium with a lower valence than in the corresponding ruthenic compounds …   English World dictionary

  • ruthenious — /rooh thee nee euhs, theen yeuhs/, adj. Chem. containing bivalent ruthenium. [1865 70; RUTHENI(UM) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • ruthenious — ru·the·ni·ous …   English syllables

  • ruthenious — /ruˈθiniəs/ (say rooh theeneeuhs) adjective Obsolete containing divalent ruthenium …   Australian English dictionary

  • ruthenious — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ruthenic — Ru*then ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, ruthenium; specifically, designating those compounds in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with {ruthenious} compounds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruthenic — /rooh then ik, thee nik/, adj. Chem. containing ruthenium in a higher valence state than the corresponding ruthenious compound. [1840 50; RUTHEN(IUM) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • ruthenic — /ruˈθɛnɪk/ (say rooh thenik) adjective Obsolete containing ruthenium in a higher valency state than the corresponding ruthenious compound …   Australian English dictionary

  • ruthenic — [ro͞o then′ik, ro͞othē′nik] adj. designating or of chemical compounds containing ruthenium with a higher valence than in the corresponding ruthenious compounds …   English World dictionary

  • ruthen- — combining form or ruthenio or rutheno Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin ruthenium : ruthenium …   Useful english dictionary

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