ceric

adjective
ce·​ric | \ ˈsir-ik How to pronounce ceric (audio) , ˈser- How to pronounce ceric (audio) \

Definition of ceric

: of, relating to, or containing cerium especially with a valence of four

First Known Use of ceric

1869, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about ceric

Statistics for ceric

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for ceric

The first known use of ceric was in 1869

See more words from the same year

Comments on ceric

What made you want to look up ceric? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an act or instance of returning to life

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!