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uranic1

[yoo-ran-ik] /yʊˈræn ɪk/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
of or containing uranium, especially in the tetravalent state.
2.
containing uranium in a valence state higher than the corresponding uranous compound.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; uran(ium) + -ic

uranic2

[yoo-ran-ik] /yʊˈræn ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the heavens; astronomical:
uranic principles.
Origin
1855-60; < Greek ouran(ós) heaven + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for uranic

uranic1

/jʊˈrænɪk/
adjective
1.
of or containing uranium, esp in a high valence state

uranic2

/jʊˈrænɪk/
adjective
1.
(obsolete) astronomical or celestial
Word Origin
C19: from Greek ouranos heaven
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