ferrocyanide[-sī′ə nīd′, -nid′]
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a salt of ferrocyanic acid, HFe(CN), containing the tetravalent negative radical Fe(CN), in which the iron is divalent
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A salt containing the negative tetravalent radical Fe(CN)6, used in making blue pigments, blueprint paper, and ferricyanide.