(in a series of of a given metal or group) the in which the metal or group has a high, or the highest apparent, valence.
(loosely) the of a peroxy acid.
any salt of a peracid
persalt per·salt (pûr’sôlt’)
A salt containing the greatest proportion possible of the peroxy group.
adverb 1. a frequent misspelling of .
[purs] /pɜrs/ adjective 1. of a very deep shade of blue or purple. [sin-juh n purs] /ˈsɪn dʒən ˈpɜrs/ noun 1. (Alexis Saint-Léger Léger) 1887–1975, French diplomat and poet: Nobel Prize in literature 1960. /pɜːs/ noun 1. /pɜːs; French pɛrs/ noun 1. Saint-John (ˈsɪndʒən), real name Alexis Saint-Léger. 1887–1975, French poet, born in Guadeloupe. His […]
[pur sey, see, per] /pɜr ˈseɪ, ˈsi, pər/ adverb 1. by, of, for, or in itself; intrinsically: This candidate is not a pacifist per se, but he is in favor of peaceful solutions when practicable. Synonyms: innately, inherently, indigenously, fundamentally. /ˈpɜː ˈseɪ/ adverb 1. by or in itself; intrinsically Latin, literally “by itself;” translating Greek […]
[pur-si-kyoot] /ˈpɜr sɪˌkyut/ verb (used with object), persecuted, persecuting. 1. to pursue with harassing or oppressive treatment, especially because of religious or political beliefs, ethnic or racial origin, gender identity, or sexual orientation. 2. to annoy or trouble persistently. /ˈpɜːsɪˌkjuːt/ verb (transitive) 1. to oppress, harass, or maltreat, esp because of race, religion, etc 2. […]