cupric
adjective Date: 1799 of, relating to, or containing copper with a valence of two

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  • cupric — CÚPRIC, Ă, cuprici, ce, adj. Care conţine cupru, privitor la cupru. – Din fr. cuprique. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  cúpric adj. m. (sil. pric), pl. cúprici; f. sg. cúprică, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Cupric — Cu pric (k? pr?k), a. [From {Cuprum}.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, copper; containing copper; said of those compounds of copper in which this element is present in its lowest proportion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cupric — [kyo͞o′prik, ko͞o′prik] adj. [ CUPR(O) + IC] of or containing divalent copper …   English World dictionary

  • cupric — /kyooh prik, kooh /, adj. of or containing copper, esp. in the bivalent state, as cupric oxide, CuO. [1790 1800; CUPR + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • cupric — /ˈkjuprɪk/ (say kyoohprik) adjective Obsolete of or containing copper in the divalent state, as cupric oxide, CuO. {cupr + ic} …   Australian English dictionary

  • cupric — adjective a) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, copper; containing copper. b) Containing copper with an oxidation number of 2 See Also: cupreo , cupro …   Wiktionary

  • cupric — Pertaining to copper, particularly to copper in the form of a doubly charged positive ion. * * * cu·pric k(y)ü prik adj of, relating to, or containing copper with a valence of two * * * cu·pric (kooґprik) containing copper in its divalent form (… …   Medical dictionary

  • cúpric — cú|pric Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • cúpric — adj. m. (sil. pric), pl. cúprici; f. sg. cúpricã, pl. cúprice …   Romanian orthography

  • cupric — cu·pric || kjuːprɪk adj. coppery, containing copper …   English contemporary dictionary

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