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

  • adj. Of, relating to, or containing tungsten, especially with valence 6.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of or relating to tungsten
  • adj. containing hexavalent tungsten

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to tungsten; derived from, or resembling, tungsten; wolframic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to or obtained from tungsten.


tungst(en) + -ic.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.