What does bichromate mean?

bichromate meaning in General Dictionary

A salt containing two parts of chromic acid to 1 of this other ingredients as potassium bichromate called additionally dichromate

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  • a sodium associated with the hypothetical dichromic acid
  • a sodium containing two parts of chromic acid to a single of another ingredients; because, potassium bichromate; -- called also dichromate.

bichromate meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A salt containing two parts of chromic acid to 1 of this other components; because, potassium bichromate; -- called additionally dichromate.


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It may be recognized by the violet coloration it gives when added to a very dilute solution of potassium bichromate in the presence of hydrochloric acid; by the orange-red colour it gives with a solution of titanium dioxide in concentrated sulphuric acid; and by the precipitate of Prussian blue formed when it is added to a solution containing ferric chloride and potassium ferricyanide.

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