plumbous

plumbous

[pluhm-buhs]
adjective Chemistry.
containing bivalent lead.

Origin:
1675–85; < Latin plumbōsus. See plumb, -ous

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plumbous (ˈplʌmbəs)
 
adj
of or containing lead in the divalent state
 
[C17: from Late Latin plumbōsus full of lead, from Latin plumbum lead]

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