Ferric meaning

fĕrĭk
Relating to or containing iron, especially with valence 3 or a valence higher than in a corresponding ferrous compound.
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Of, containing, or derived from iron.
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(chem.) Designating or of trivalent iron, or compounds containing such iron.
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Containing iron, especially iron with a valence of 3.
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See ferrous.
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Pertaining to, derived from, or containing iron.
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(chemistry) Of compounds of iron in which it has a valence or oxidation number of 3
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Origin of ferric

  • From Latin ferricus, from ferrum (“iron”)

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