Fluosilicic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Fluosilicic (Chem) Composed of, or derived from, silicon and fluorine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • fluosilicic Composed of or derived from silicon and fluorin.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Fluosilicic composed of silicon and fluorine
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Fluo-, + silicic,: cf. F. fluosilicique,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A name given by the alchemists to all mineral acids because of their fluidity, from L. fluĕre, to flow.