a salt of a telluric acid, as of H 2 TeO or H 6 TeO 6 .
any salt or ester of telluric acid
adjective 1. of or characteristic of the earth or its inhabitants; terrestrial. noun 2. an inhabitant of the earth. noun 1. tellurion. adjective 1. of or relating to the earth noun 2. (esp in science fiction) an inhabitant of the earth
adjective 1. of or relating to the earth; terrestrial. 2. of or proceeding from the earth or soil. adjective, Chemistry. 1. of or containing tellurium, especially in the hexavalent state. 2. containing tellurium in a higher valence state than the corresponding tellurous compound. adjective 1. of, relating to, or originating on or in the earth […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, toxic, crystalline compound, H 6 TeO 6 , slightly soluble in cold water, soluble in hot water and alkalis: used as an analytical agent. telluric acid noun 1. a white crystalline dibasic acid produced by the oxidation of tellurium by hydrogen peroxide. Formula: H6TeO6
noun, Chemistry. 1. a binary compound of tellurium with an electropositive element or group. noun 1. any compound of tellurium, esp one formed between tellurium and a more electropositive element or group telluride (těl’yə-rīd’) A chemical compound of tellurium and another element, including gold and silver. Telluride is found in mineral ores.