Sexavalent
Sexavalent \Sex*av"a*lent\, a. See {Sexivalent}. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • sexavalent — /sek seuh vay leuhnt/, adj. Chem. hexavalent. Also, sexivalent. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • sexavalent — sexa·valent …   English syllables

  • sexavalent — |seksə+ adjective Etymology: sexa (as in sexagesimal) + valent : hexavalent * * * /sek seuh vay leuhnt/, adj. Chem. hexavalent. Also, sexivalent. [1875 80] …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of Latin words with English derivatives — This is a list of Latin words with derivatives in English (and other modern languages). Ancient orthography did not distinguish between i and j or between u and v. Many modern works distinguish u from v but not i from j. In this article both… …   Wikipedia

  • hexavalent — /hek seuh vay leuhnt/, adj. Chem. having a valence of six. Also, sexavalent, sexivalent. [1885 90; HEXA + VALENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • sexivalent — /sek seuh vay leuhnt/, adj. Chem. hexavalent. Also, sexavalent. [1870 75; SEXI + VALENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • hexavalent — /hɛkˈsævələnt/ (say hek savuhluhnt), /hɛksəˈveɪlənt/ (say heksuh vayluhnt) adjective having a valency of six; sexivalent; sexavalent …   Australian English dictionary

  • sexivalent — /sɛksəˈveɪlənt/ (say seksuh vayluhnt) adjective → hexavalent. Also, sexavalent. {Latin sex six + i 1 + valent} …   Australian English dictionary

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