ferricyanide

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noun fer·ri·cy·a·nide \ˌfer-ˌī-ˈsī-ə-ˌnīd, ˌfer-i-\

Definition of ferricyanide

  1. 1 :  the trivalent anion Fe(CN)63−

  2. 2 :  a compound containing the ferricyanide anion; especially :  the red salt K3Fe(CN)6 used in making blue pigments

Origin and Etymology of ferricyanide

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1840


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ferricyanide

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noun fer·ri·cy·a·nide \ˌfer-ˌī-ˈsī-ə-ˌnīd, ˌfer-i-\

Medical Definition of ferricyanide

  1. 1:  the trivalent anion Fe(CN)63−

  2. 2:  a compound containing the ferricyanide anion; especially :  the red salt K3Fe(CN)6 used in making blue pigments


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