specifically in names of rose-red coordination complexes (as of cobalt or chromium) containing five molecules of ammonia and one of water and also of analogous usually yellow complexes of chromium
roseocobaltic chloride [Co(H2O)(NH3)5]Cl3

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin roseus rosy

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“Roseo-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roseo-. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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