selenious

adjective se·le·ni·ous \sə̇ˈlēnēəs\
variants: less commonly

selenous

\sə̇ˈlēnəs, ˈselən-\

Definition of selenious

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing selenium —used especially of compounds in which this element has a lower valence than in selenic compounds

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Origin and Etymology of selenious

International Scientific Vocabulary 2selen- + -ious or -ous


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