auric

auric

[awr-ik]
adjective Chemistry.
of or containing gold in the trivalent state.

Origin:
1830–40; < Latin aur(um) gold + -ic

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auric (ˈɔːrɪk)
 
adj
of or containing gold in the trivalent state
 
[C19: from Latin aurum gold]

Auric (French ɔrik)
 
n
Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1899--1983, French composer; one of les Six. His works include ballet and film music

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auric au·ric (ôr'ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, derived from, or containing gold, especially with valence 3.

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