uranic

adjective (1)
uran·​ic | \ yəˈranik, yüˈr- \

Definition of uranic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or containing uranium used especially of compounds in which this element has a valence higher than in uranous compounds

uranic

adjective (2)
\ " \

Definition of uranic (Entry 2 of 2)

: uranian

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for uranic

Adjective (1)

International Scientific Vocabulary uran- entry 2 + -ic

Adjective (2)

uran- entry 1 + -ic

Learn More About uranic

Dictionary Entries Near uranic

Uranian

uranic

uranicentric

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for uranic

Cite this Entry

“Uranic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uranic. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!