Of chromium with a higher valence, usually three. Compare with chromous.
More example sentences
- In another technique, the scientists give the cows gel capsules of chromic oxide, a harmless substance that passes undigested through the animals.
- Chromium additions impart improved resistance to oxidizing media such as nitric and chromic acids.
- Digestibility was estimated using chromic oxide as an external marker.
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