Vanadious
Vanadious Va*na"di*ous, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, vanadium; specifically, designating those compounds in which vanadium has a lower valence as contrasted with the {vanadic} compounds; as, vanadious acid. [Sometimes written also {vanadous}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • vanadious — adjective vanadous …   Wiktionary

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  • vanadous — Vanadious Va*na di*ous, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or containing, vanadium; specifically, designating those compounds in which vanadium has a lower valence as contrasted with the {vanadic} compounds; as, vanadious acid. [Sometimes written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vanadic — Va*nad ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, vanadium; containing vanadium; specifically distinguished those compounds in which vanadium has a relatively higher valence as contrasted with the {vanadious} compounds; as, vanadic oxide.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vanadic acid — Vanadic Va*nad ic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, vanadium; containing vanadium; specifically distinguished those compounds in which vanadium has a relatively higher valence as contrasted with the {vanadious} compounds; as, vanadic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vanadite — Van a*dite, n. (Chem.) A salt of vanadious acid, analogous to a nitrite or a phosphite. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vanadous — /van euh deuhs/, adj. Chem. containing divalent or trivalent vanadium. Also, vanadious /veuh nay dee euhs/. [1855 60; VANAD(IUM) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • vanadous — /ˈvænədəs/ (say vanuhduhs) adjective containing divalent or trivalent vanadium. Also, vanadious /vəˈneɪdiəs/ (say vuh naydeeuhs) …   Australian English dictionary

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