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  • adj. vanadous

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or containing, vanadium; specifically, designating those compounds in which vanadium has a lower valence as contrasted with the vanadic compounds. Usually written vanadous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • More specifically, containing vanadium as a constituent with apparently triad valence: as, vanadious oxid, V2O3. Vanadious salts in solution have a green color; they have not been much examined. Also vanadous.
  • Containing vanadium with a lower apparent valence than it exhibits in vanadic compounds.


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