osmous

adjective os·mous \ ˈäzməs \
variants: or less commonly osmious \-mēəs\

Definition of osmous

:of, relating to, or derived from osmium used especially of compounds in which this element exhibits a relatively low valence — compare osmic

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Origin and Etymology of osmous

osmous from osm- + -ous; osmious International Scientific Vocabulary osmium + -ous


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