Definition of septivalent in English:

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septivalent

Pronunciation: /ˌseptəˈvālənt/

adjective

Chemistry
Another term for heptavalent.
Example sentences
  • Vanadium oxides that are in the higher oxidation state, e.g. pentavalent and septavalent oxides of vanadium and complexes thereof have melting points from about 1,200° to about 1,300° F.
  • In general, manganese ions are found in different valence states from divalent to septavalent.

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Syllabification: sep·ti·va·lent

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