osmious

osmious

[oz-mee-uhs]
adjective Chemistry.
of or containing osmium in its lower valences.
Also, osmous.


Origin:
1840–50; osmi(um) + -ous

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osmious (ˈɒzmɪəs)
 
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another word for osmous

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