chromic hydroxide


Definition of chromic hydroxide

: a substance obtained as a gray-green gelatinous precipitate or bluish amorphous powder by reaction of a chromic salt with alkali that is usually assigned the formula Cr(OH)3 but is better considered a hydrated chromic oxide Cr2O3.xH2O — compare guignet's green

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“Chromic hydroxide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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