ferric(redirected from ferric cyanoferrate, ferric hexacyanoferrate)
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metallic chemical element; symbol Fe [Lat. ferrum]; at. no. 26; at. wt. 55.845; m.p. about 1,535°C;; b.p. about 2,750°C;; sp. gr. 7.87 at 20°C;; valence +2, +3, +4, or +6. Iron is biologically significant.
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combining capacity of an atom expressed as the number of single bonds the atom can form or the number of electrons an element gives up or accepts when reacting to form a compound.
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The term for a compound of trivalent iron, for example, ferric bromide, FeBr3.
of or containing iron in the trivalent state: ferric oxide; designating an iron(III) compound