Ferricyanide definition

fĕrī-sīə-nīd, fĕrĭ-
The complex ion Fe(CN)63− or any of various salts containing it, used in making blue pigments.
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A salt of ferricyanic acid containing the trivalent negative radical Fe(CN)6, in which the iron is trivalent.
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(chemistry) Any of various salts containing the trivalent anion Fe(CN)63-; used in making blue pigments.
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(chemistry) A complex ion in which a central ferric iron atom is surrounded by six cyanide ions.
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Noun

Singular:
ferricyanide
Plural:
ferricyanides