Designating molybdenum or a compound containing molybdenum, especially with valence 6.(adjective)
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Use "molybdic" in a sentence
"Quartzite, with traces of galena and molybdic sulphide. 3 and 4."
"On this account molybdic acid is often used in the estimation of the phosphoric acid present in a substance."
"A blue precipitate falls, which is a molybdate of molybdic oxide, hydrated, and abundantly soluble in water."