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polychromate definition

  • noun:
    • A salt of a polychromic acid.
    • A compound which exhibits, or where may be ready, multiple colors, as specific solutions based on vegetables, which show colors by fluorescence.
    • A salt of a polychromic acid.
    • A compound which displays, or from which may be ready, a number of colors, as particular solutions derived from veggies, which display colors by fluorescence.
    • In chem., a salt which can be regarded as composed of two or more combining units of chromium trioxid with the oxid of a far more standard element or radical, as potassium trichromate, K2Cr3O10 = K2-O.(CrO3)3.
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