Definitions for uranicyʊˈræn ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

u•ran•icyʊˈræn ɪk(adj.)

  1. of or containing uranium, esp. in the tetravalent state.

    Category: Chemistry

  2. containing uranium in a valence state higher than the corresponding uranous compound.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of uranic:

1830–40; uran (ium ) + -ic

u•ran•icyʊˈræn ɪk(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the heavens; astronomical.

Origin of uranic:

1855–60; < Gk ouran(ós) heaven + -ic

Wiktionary

  1. uranic(Adjective)

    Containing uranium in higher valences than uranous compounds.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uranic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the heavens; celestial; astronomical

  2. Uranic(adj)

    pertaining to, resembling, or containing uranium; specifically, designating those compounds in which uranium has a valence relatively higher than in uranous compounds

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