[kroh-mik] /ˈkroʊ mɪk/
of or containing in the trivalent state, as chromic hydroxide, Cr(OH) 3 .
of or derived from .
of or containing chromium in the trivalent state
of or derived from chromic acid
noun 1. a grayish-green, water-soluble powder, Cr(C 2 H 3 O 2) 3 ⋅H 2 O, used chiefly as a mordant in dyeing and printing textiles.
noun 1. a hypothetical acid, H 2 CrO 4 , known only in solution or in the form of its salts. noun 1. an unstable dibasic oxidizing acid known only in solution and in the form of chromate salts. Formula: H2CrO4
noun 1. a violet, crystalline compound, CrCl 3 , occurring in both water-soluble and water-insoluble forms, or a green or violet, water-soluble deliquescent compound, CrCl 3 ⋅6H 2 O: used chiefly as a mordant, in chrome-steel plating, and in the synthesis of chromium salts.
noun 1. a green, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, CrF 3 ⋅4H 2 O or CrF 3 ⋅9H 2 O: used chiefly in printing and dyeing woolens.