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The complex ion Fe(CN)64-, used in making blue pigments, blueprint paper, and ferricyanide.


(Chemistry) any salt of ferrocyanic acid, such as potassium ferrocyanide, K4Fe(CN)6


(ˌfɛr oʊˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd, -nɪd)

a salt of ferrocyanic acid, as potassium ferrocyanide, K4Fe(CN)6.
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Noun1.ferrocyanide - salt of ferrocyanic acid usually obtained by a reaction of a cyanide with iron sulphate
potassium ferrocyanide, yellow prussiate of potash - a cyanide compound that is prepared by the reaction of potassium cyanide with ferrous salts; commonly used by gardeners
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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Miskelly, Separation of the Rotational Isomers of Tetrakis(N-Methyl-2- pyridiniumyl)porphyrin and the Crystal Structure of a,a,a,b-(Tetrakis(N-methyl-2- pyridiniumyl)porphyrin)copper Hexacyanoferrate, Inorg.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers succeeded in the production of amperometric nanosensors to measure sulfite and nitrite by synthesizing cobalt nanoflowers and converting them into cobalt hexacyanoferrate.
The surface of the graphite electrode was modified with an electrodeposited layer of indium (III) and ruthenium (III) hexacyanoferrate films.
Several types of electron mediators considered are as follows: ferrocene, hexacyanoferrate, tetrathiafulvalene, ophenylenediamine, quinones, flavins, quinoic type compounds, such as phenoxazines and organic dyes, including methylene blue (MB), Prussin blue, phenazines, toluidine blue, methylene green, meldola's blue, and tionin (REZAEI-ZARCHI et al.