Sexivalent

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Sexivalent (hem) Hexavalent.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sexivalent In chem., having an equivalence of six; capable of combining with or becoming exchanged for six hydrogen atoms. Also sexvalent.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Sexivalent sek-siv′a-lent (chem.) having an equivalent of six.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Sex-, + L. valens, p. pr. See Valence
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. sex, six, valensvalēre, to have strength.