Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or containing cerium, especially with valence 4.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing cerium with valence four.
  • adj. Relating to wax.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Containing cerium as a quadrivalent element: as, ceric oxid, CeO2.
  • Derived from wax.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or containing cerium especially with valence 4

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

cer(ium) + -ic.

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