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ferricyanic
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<chemistry> Pertaining to, or derived from, a ferricyanide.

<chemistry> Ferricyanic acid, a brown crystalline substance, H6(CN)12Fe2, obtained from potassium ferricyanide, and regarded as the type of the ferricyanides.

Synonyms: hydro-ferricyanic acid, hydrogen ferricyanide, etc.

Origin: Ferri- + cyanic.

(01 Mar 1998)