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

  • n. A salt or ester of chromic acid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any salt of chromic acid; in solution the yellow chromate anion (CrO42-) is in equilibrium with the orange dichromate anion (Cr2O72-), the relative amount of each ion depending on the pH; they are both very powerful oxidizing agents

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt of chromic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt of chromic acid.

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

  • n. any salt or ester of chromic acid


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