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chromyl

[kroh-muh l] /ˈkroʊ məl/
adjective
1.
containing chromium in the hexavalent state, as chromyl chloride, CrO 2 Cl 2 .
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  • Reacts violently with sodium peroxide, chromyl chloride, phosphorus trioxide.
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chromyl

/ˈkrəʊmɪl/
noun
1.
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the divalent radical CrO2
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