Mercuric meaning

mər-kyo͝orĭk
Relating to or containing mercury, especially with a valence of 2.
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Of or containing mercury, esp. divalent mercury.
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Containing mercury, especially mercury with a valence of 2.
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(chemistry) Specifically (of a compound), containing mercury with an oxidation number of 2.
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(rare) Mercurial (of people).
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Origin of mercuric

  • From mercury +"Ž -ic, partly after French mercurique.

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