Definition of chromic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrəʊmɪk/


Of chromium with a higher valency, usually three. Compare with chromous.
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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