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hy·drous

 (hī′drəs)
adj.
Containing water, especially water of crystallization or hydration.

hydrous

(ˈhaɪdrəs)
adj
1. (Chemistry) containing water
2. (Chemistry) (of a chemical compound) combined with water molecules: hydrous copper sulphate, CuSO4.5H2O.

hy•drous

(ˈhaɪ drəs)

adj.
1. containing water.
2. containing water in some kind of chemical union, as in hydrates or hydroxides.
[1820–30; hydr-1 + -ous]

hy·drous

(hī′drəs)
Chemistry
Containing water: a hydrous salt.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hydrous - containing combined water (especially water of crystallization as in a hydrate)
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
anhydrous - without water; especially without water of crystallization
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The following discussion is based on hydrous compositions of the rocks (Table 1).
The presence of the hydrous mineral brucite is also a hindrance.
In addition to precipitation or dissolution of evaporite minerals such as halite or sylvite, brines with more than twice seawater chloride concentrations result from the hydration of volcanogenic sediments or of oceanic basement rocks to hydrous minerals such as clay minerals and zeolites.
This permitted the vines to utilize the hydrous reserves to the fullest during the heat of summer.
Kaolin often contains small amounts of impurities in the form of rock fragments and colloidal hydrous and oxide materials.
For the intermediate b1, single crystal suitable for the X-ray diffraction study was obtained by slow evaporation of its hydrous ethanol solution.
Sales of hydrous ethanol, which Brazilian consumers can buy retail at gas stations and is used in the country's large fleet of flex-fuel cars, jumped 55 percent in July compared with 2014 to an all-time record of 1.55 billion liters.
Shattuckite is a hydrous copper silicate, [Cu.sub.5][(Si[O.sub.3]).sub.4] [(OH).sub.2], which occurs as a secondary mineral in oxidized copper deposits and is commonly associated with chrysocolla, ajoite, malachite and quartz (Anthony et al., 1995).
Lower gasoline prices at the pump would drive hydrous ethanol prices down and damage the results of SandE companies.
The numbers from Step III and Step IV were higher than 90% of the arsenate adsorbed for all three dosing modes, which represented the specifically sorbed As (V) and amorphous crystalline hydrous oxides of Fe, respectively.
A commercially available mesoporous hydrous zirconium oxide was employed for arsenic removal, and some competitive anions and cations were studied under batch and column conditions [69,72].