adjective Date: 1782 of, relating to, or containing cobalt especially with a valence of three

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  • Cobaltic — Co*balt ic (?; 74), a. [Cf. F. cobaltique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or containing, cobalt; said especially of those compounds in which cobalt has higher valence; as, cobaltic oxide. [1913 Webster] {Luteo cobaltic compounds} (Chem.),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cobaltic — [kō bôl′tik] adj. 1. of cobalt 2. of or containing trivalent cobalt …   English World dictionary

  • cobaltic — /koh bawl tik/, adj. of or containing cobalt, esp. in the trivalent state. [1775 85; COBALT + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • cobaltic — adjective a) Of or relating to cobalt. b) Containing cobalt in oxidation state 3. See Also: cobalti …   Wiktionary

  • cobaltic — co·bal·tic kō bȯl tik adj of, relating to, or containing cobalt esp. with a valence of three …   Medical dictionary

  • cobàltic — co|bàl|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • cobaltic — co·bal·tic …   English syllables

  • cobaltic — co•bal•tic [[t]koʊˈbɔl tɪk[/t]] adj. chem. containing trivalent cobalt • Etymology: 1775–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • cobaltic — /koʊˈbɔltɪk/ (say koh bawltik) adjective of or containing cobalt, especially in the trivalent state …   Australian English dictionary

  • cobaltic — (ˈ)kō|bȯltik, kəˈb , ēk adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cobalt + ic : of, relating to, or containing cobalt used especially of compounds in which this element is trivalent; compare cobaltous …   Useful english dictionary

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