of or containing rhodium, especially in the tetravalent state.
of or containing rhodium, esp in the tetravalent state
noun 1. another name for citronellal
noun, Chemistry. 1. a silvery-white metallic element of the platinum family, forming salts that give rose-colored solutions: used to electroplate microscopes and instrument parts to prevent corrosion. Symbol: Rh; atomic weight: 102.905; atomic number: 45; specific gravity: 12.5 at 20°C. noun 1. a hard corrosion-resistant silvery-white element of the platinum metal group, occurring free with […]
1. a combining form meaning “rose,” used in the formation of compound words: rhodolite. combining form 1. rose or rose-coloured: rhododendron, rhodolite rhodo- or rhod- pref. Rose; rosy; red: rhodopsin.
[roh-duh-kroh-sahyt] /ˌroʊ dəˈkroʊ saɪt/ noun 1. a mineral, manganese carbonate, MnCO 3 , commonly containing some iron and calcium, and usually rose-red in color: a minor ore of manganese; manganese spar. rhodochrosite /ˌrəʊdəʊˈkrəʊsaɪt/ noun 1. a pink, red, grey, or brown mineral that consists of manganese carbonate in hexagonal crystalline form and occurs in ore […]