[ses-kwi-kahr-buh-neyt, -nit] /ˌsɛs kwɪˈkɑr bəˌneɪt, -nɪt/
a salt intermediate in composition between a carbonate and a bicarbonate or consisting of the two combined.
a mixed salt consisting of a carbonate and a hydrogen carbonate, such as sodium sesquicarbonate, Na2CO3.NaHCO3.2H2O
[ses-kwi-sen-ten-ee-uh l] /ˌsɛs kwɪ sɛnˈtɛn i əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or marking the completion of a period of 150 years. noun 2. a 150th anniversary or its celebration. sesquicentennial /ˌsɛskwɪsɛnˈtɛnɪəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a period of 150 years noun 2. a period or cycle of 150 years 3. a 150th anniversary […]
sesquihydrate ses·qui·hy·drate (sěs’kwĭ-hī’drāt’) n. Any of various compounds that crystallize with 1.5 molecules of water.
noun, Chemistry. 1. an oxide containing three atoms of oxygen and two of another element, as aluminum oxide, Al 2 O 3 . noun 1. any of certain oxides whose molecules contain three atoms of oxygen for every two atoms of the element: chromium sesquioxide, Cr2O3
[ses-kwi-pi-dey-lee-uh n, -deyl-yuh n] /ˌsɛs kwɪ pɪˈdeɪ li ən, -ˈdeɪl yən/ adjective, Also, sesquipedal [ses-kwip-i-dl] /sɛsˈkwɪp ɪ dl/ (Show IPA) 1. given to using long words. 2. (of a word) containing many syllables. noun 3. a sesquipedalian word. sesquipedalian /ˌsɛskwɪpɪˈdeɪlɪən/ adjective 1. tending to use very long words 2. (of words or expressions) long and […]