<chemistry> Of or pertaining to selenium; derived from, or containing, selenium; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a higher valence as contrasted with selenious compounds.

Origin: Cf. F. Selenique.

(01 Mar 1998)

selenate reductase, selenecentric, selene unguium, selenhydric < Prev | Next > selenide, selenio-, selenious, selenite

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