ferric

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ferric

(fĕr`ĭk), ironiron,
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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 in the +3 valencevalence,
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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 state.

ferric

[′fer·ik]
(inorganic chemistry)
The term for a compound of trivalent iron, for example, ferric bromide, FeBr3.

ferric

of or containing iron in the trivalent state: ferric oxide; designating an iron(III) compound