Argentic Ar*gen"tic, a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or containing, silver; -- said of certain compounds of silver in which this metal has its lowest proportion; as, argentic chloride. [1913 Webster]

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  • argentic — [är jen′tik] adj. [< L argentum (see ARGENT + IC] of or containing divalent silver …   English World dictionary

  • argentic — /ahr jen tik/, adj. Chem. of or containing silver and having a valence greater than the corresponding argentous compound. [1865 70; ARGENT + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • argentic — adjective a) Of, pertaining to or containing silver. b) Of certain compounds, containing silver in a lower proportion than in argentous compounds. Syn: argentous, silvery …   Wiktionary

  • argentic — 1. Relating to silver. SYN: argyric (1). 2. Denoting a chemical compound containing silver as the rare dication (Ag2+). * * * ar·gen·tic är jent ik adj of, relating to, or containing silver esp. when bivalent * * * ar·gen·tic (ahr jenґtik) [L.… …   Medical dictionary

  • argèntic — ar|gèn|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • argentic — adj. of silver (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • argentic — ar·gen·tic …   English syllables

  • argentic — /aˈdʒɛntɪk/ (say ah jentik) adjective Obsolete of or containing silver, with a valency greater than the corresponding argentous compound …   Australian English dictionary

  • argentic — adjective relating to compounds in which silver is bivalent • Pertains to noun: ↑silver …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argentic chloride — Хлорид серебра, AgCl …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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