ferricyanic acid

noun fer·ri·cyanic acid \¦feˌrī, ¦ferē+...-\

Definition of ferricyanic acid

  1. :  a brown crystalline unstable acid H3Fe(CN)6 obtained by treating ferricyanides with strong acids

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Origin and Etymology of ferricyanic acid

ferri- + cyanic


First Known Use: 1842


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