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fer·ri·cy·a·nide

 (fĕr′ī-sī′ə-nīd′, fĕr′ĭ-)
n.
The complex ion Fe(CN)63- or any of various salts containing it, used in making blue pigments.
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ferricyanide

(ˌfɛrɪˈsaɪəˌnaɪd)
n
(Chemistry) any salt of ferricyanic acid
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fer•ri•cy•a•nide

(ˌfɛr aɪˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd, ˌfɛr i-)

n.
a salt of ferricyanic acid, as potassium ferricyanide, K3Fe(CN)6.
[1865–70]
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Noun1.ferricyanide - salt of ferricyanic acid obtained by oxidation of a ferrocyanide
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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The [Cs.sup.+] elimination performance from the aqueous solution was investigated for manganese and cobalt ferricyanides by the precipitation method [17].
In the manganese ferricyanide (open circles), the simple precipitation procedure eliminates [Cs.sup.+] from the aqueous solution by 4 or 5 orders.
This observation suggests that the precipitates are manganese ferricyanide, [Cs.sub.x]Mn[[Fe[(CN).sub.6]].sub.y].