molybdous


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

mo·lyb·dous

 (mə-lĭb′dəs)
adj.
Relating to or containing molybdenum, especially with a valence less than 6.

molybdous

(mɒˈlɪbdəs)
adj
(Chemistry) of or containing molybdenum, esp in a low valence state

mo•lyb•dous

(məˈlɪb dəs)

adj.
of or containing molybdenum, esp. in its lower valences.
[1790–1800; molybd (enum) + -ous]