Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of, pertaining to, or produced from selenium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, selenium; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a lower valence as contrasted with selenic compounds.

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  • adjective inorganic chemistry Of, pertaining to, or containing selenium, especially in a lower oxidation state than corresponding selenic compounds

Etymologies

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From selenium + -ious

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