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selenious

[si-lee-nee-uh s] /sɪˈli ni əs/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing tetravalent or bivalent selenium.
Also, selenous.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; seleni(um) + -ous
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  • Hydrochloric acid and selenious acid are produced by reaction with water.
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selenious

/sɪˈliːnɪəs/
adjective
1.
of or containing selenium in the divalent or tetravalent state
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