manganous

adjective
man·​ga·​nous | \ ˈmaŋ-gə-nəs How to pronounce manganous (audio) \

Definition of manganous

: of, relating to, or derived from manganese especially : containing this element with a valence of two

First Known Use of manganous

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“Manganous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/manganous. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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manganous

adjective
man·​ga·​nous | \ -nəs How to pronounce manganous (audio) \

Medical Definition of manganous

: of, relating to, or derived from manganese especially : containing this element with a valence of two

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