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silicic

[suh-lis-ik] /səˈlɪs ɪk/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing silicon.
2.
of or pertaining to silica or acids derived from it.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; silic(a) + -ic
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  • He found clear evidence that the basalt and silicic tuffs were erupting at the same time as well.
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silicic

/sɪˈlɪsɪk/
adjective
1.
of, concerned with, or containing silicon or an acid obtained from silicon
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