Osmous meaning

-mē-əs
Relating to or containing osmium in a compound with a valence lower than that in a comparable osmic compound.
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Designating or of chemical compounds in which osmium has a lower valence than in the corresponding osmic compounds.
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Origin of osmous

  • osm(ium) –ous

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition