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 (fĕr′ī-sī′ə-nīd′, fĕr′ĭ-)
The complex ion Fe(CN)63- or any of various salts containing it, used in making blue pigments.
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(Chemistry) any salt of ferricyanic acid
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(ˌfɛr aɪˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd, ˌfɛr i-)

a salt of ferricyanic acid, as potassium ferricyanide, K3Fe(CN)6.
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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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Phenol so formed in alkaline medium with 4-aminoantipyrine in the presence of oxidizing agent potassium ferricyanide and forms an orange colored complex, which was measured colorimetrically using an autoanalyzer [35-38].
Various concentrations of compounds (25-400 [micro]g/mL) in 1mL of distilled water were mixed with 0.2 M phosphate buffer and 2.5 mL of potassium ferricyanide [[K.sub.3]Fe[(CN).sub.6]].
For optimal usability and decrease in cost, the team would also like to explore a device that would not need to use Nafion and Potassium Ferricyanide in its application.
Effect of anodic pH microenvironment on microbial fuel cell (MFC) performance in concurrence with aerated and ferricyanide catholytes.
Tissues were incubated at 37C overnight in dark in GUS substrate solution containing 1 mM X-Gluc, 50 mM sodium phosphate pH 7.0, 0.05% Triton X-100 and 0.5 mM potassium ferricyanide. After incubation with GUS substrate, tissues were destained (in case of plant leaves) with 70% and eventually with 100% ethanol.
To verify this, cyclic voltammetry of potassium ferricyanide was carried out in the absence and presence of different amounts of CT DNA under similar experimental conditions.
Ferric chloride, potassium ferricyanide, potassium persulfate, trifluoroacetic acid (TFA), and trichloroacetic acid (TCA) were acquired from the P.O.Ch.
as a mediator and potassium ferricyanide as an oxidizing agent were used for the conversion of sewage organics into electric current and power generation using lab-scale double chamber MFC.
Lithium perchlorate, potassium ferricyanide, and trichloroacetic acid were purchased from Fluka (Buchs, Switzerland).
2.5 ml of Potassium phosphate buffer (0.1 M, pH 6.6) and 2.5 ml of 1% (w/v) potassium ferricyanide were mixed with 1.0 ml of ORE solution at varying concentrations (5-500 [micro]g/ml).
The chemicals (analytical grade) linoleic acid, DMPO (5, 5-dimethyl-1- pyrroline-Noxide), DPPH (1, 1- diphenyl-2 picrylhydrazyl), Ferrous Chloride, hydrogen peroxide, Ammonium Thiocyanate, Ferric Chloride, and potassium ferricyanide etc., were purchased from Syscon chemicals, Chennai, India.