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Relating to or containing chromium, especially with valence 3.


1. (Elements & Compounds) of or containing chromium in the trivalent state
2. (Elements & Compounds) of or derived from chromic acid


(ˈkroʊ mɪk)

containing trivalent chromium.
[1800; < French]
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Its product line includes chromic, electronic, catalyst, ligand, medical adhesive and UV performance products, with a customer base that ranges from startups to large multi-national corporations.
He had chromic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a condition associated with head injury.
This process requires the use of chromium plating baths, or tanks, which contain hexavelant chromium and chromic acid (hexCr), a carcinogenic chemical mix which is highly corrosive to concrete and other unprotected substrate materials.
Objective: The objective of this study was to compare 5/0 polypropylene suture with 5/0 chromic catgut in small clean pediatric facial laceration repair in terms of cosmetic outcome.
I overlap the upper flap with the lower flap and, most importantly, close with chromic catgut.
Waste generated included ferric chloride, mineral spirits, chromic acid rinse water and sludge, chromic acid, sulfuric acid, trichloroethylene and tetrachloroethylene.
The special edition i10 boasts of many segment-first features, like a rear view parking camera, electro chromic function on rear view cabin mirror and a steering mounted Bluetooth device.
Environment Agency Wales (EAW) said chemicals found at the unnamed site included hydrochloric acid, chromic acid, sulphuric acid and sodium hydroxide.
The apparent digestibility coefficients (ADC) for dry matter, protein, starch, total phosphorous and energy of the animal protein sources were measured indirectly using chromic oxide (Cr2O3) as an inert marker (Sugiura et al.
The adhesion of PMSQ films was improved on polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA), polycarbonate (PC), and PC/acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) by pretreating their surface with O2 plasma or chromic acid followed by surface grafting with trimethyl ethoxysilane (TMES).
A North Wales fire and rescue service spokeswoman said: "500 litres of sulphuric acid and chromic acid came out of containers into a bunded, metal, treatment area.
A project memorandum said researchers would develop and use "specific functionalising materials, capable of providing multiple protective functions", using layered silicates, carbon nano-tubes, alkoxysilane primers, chromic materials and antimicrobial microspheres.