follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

argentic

[ahr-jen-tik] /ɑrˈdʒɛn tɪk/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
of or containing silver and having a valence greater than the corresponding argentous compound.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; argent- + -ic
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for argentic

argentic

/ɑːˈdʒɛntɪk/
adjective
1.
(chem) of or containing silver in the divalent or trivalent state
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for argentic

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for argentic

11
14
Scrabble Words With Friends