Fluosilicic
Fluosilicic Flu`o*si*lic"ic, a. [Fluo- + silicic: cf. F. fluosilicique.] (Chem.) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine. [1913 Webster]

{Fluosilicic acid}, a double fluoride of hydrogen and silicon, {H2F6Si}, obtained in solution in water as a sour fuming liquid, and regarded as the type of the fluosilicates; -- called also {silicofluoric acid}, and {hydrofluosilicic acid}. [1913 Webster]


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  • fluosilicic — adj. of fluosilicic acid (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fluosilicic — fluo·silicic …   English syllables

  • Fluosilicic acid — Fluosilicic Flu o*si*lic ic, a. [Fluo + silicic: cf. F. fluosilicique.] (Chem.) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine. [1913 Webster] {Fluosilicic acid}, a double fluoride of hydrogen and silicon, {H2F6Si}, obtained in solution in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fluosilicic acid — /flooh oh si lis ik, flooh /, Chem. an unstable acid, H2SiF6, known only in its colorless, poisonous, fuming aqueous solution or in the form of its salts: used chiefly as a wood preservative, a disinfectant, and as a hardening agent in the… …   Universalium

  • fluosilicic acid — fluo·si·lic·ic acid .flü ə sə .lis ik n an unstable corrosive poisonous acid H2SiF6 …   Medical dictionary

  • fluosilicic acid — noun an unstable poisonous corrosive acid known primarily in the form of its salts • Syn: ↑hydrofluosilicic acid • Hypernyms: ↑acid * * * “+... noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary fluo + silicic : an u …   Useful english dictionary

  • H2F6Si — Fluosilicic Flu o*si*lic ic, a. [Fluo + silicic: cf. F. fluosilicique.] (Chem.) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine. [1913 Webster] {Fluosilicic acid}, a double fluoride of hydrogen and silicon, {H2F6Si}, obtained in solution in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydrofluosilicic acid — Fluosilicic Flu o*si*lic ic, a. [Fluo + silicic: cf. F. fluosilicique.] (Chem.) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine. [1913 Webster] {Fluosilicic acid}, a double fluoride of hydrogen and silicon, {H2F6Si}, obtained in solution in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silicofluoric acid — Fluosilicic Flu o*si*lic ic, a. [Fluo + silicic: cf. F. fluosilicique.] (Chem.) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine. [1913 Webster] {Fluosilicic acid}, a double fluoride of hydrogen and silicon, {H2F6Si}, obtained in solution in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fluosilicate — noun salt of fluosilicic acid • Hypernyms: ↑salt * * * |flüə+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary fluo + silicate : a salt of fluosilicic acid called also silicofluoride * * * /flooh euh sil i kit, kayt /, n. Chem …   Useful english dictionary

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