Definition of Ferrous. Meaning of Ferrous. Synonyms of Ferrous

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Definition of Ferrous

Ferrous
Ferrous Fer"rous, a. [Cf. F. ferreux. See Ferreous.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, iron; -- especially used of compounds of iron in which the iron has its lower valence; as, ferrous sulphate.

Meaning of Ferrous from wikipedia

- In chemistry, the adjective Ferrous indicates a compound that contains iron(II), meaning iron in its +2 oxidation state, possibly as the divalent cation...
- non-ferrous metals are metals or alloys that do not contain iron (Allotropes of iron ferrite) in appreciable amounts. Generally more costly than ferrous metals...
- Ferrous metallurgy, the metallurgy of iron and its alloys, began in prehistory. The earliest surviving iron artifacts, from the 4th millennium BC in Egypt...
- Iron(II) sulfate (British English: iron(II) sulphate) or ferrous sulfate denotes a range of salts with the formula FeSO4·xH2O. These compounds exist most...
- metals: ferrous and non-ferrous. Metals which contain iron in them are known as ferrous. Metals without iron are non-ferrous. Common non-ferrous metals...
- be classified as ferrous (by-products of processing iron and steel), ferroalloy (by-product of ferroalloy production) or non-ferrous/base metals (by-products...
- iron toxicity. Ferrous salts used as supplements by mouth include ferrous fumarate, ferrous gluconate, ferrous succinate, and ferrous sulfate. Injectable...
- different cations, Fe2+ and NH4+, it is classified as a double salt of ferrous sulfate and ammonium sulfate. It is a common laboratory reagent because...
- Ferrous is an Indian crime drama feature film written, directed and produced by writer/director Shaurya Singh under his banner Silver Rain Pictures in...
- distorted sodium chloride structure. The binary ferrous and ferric halides are well-known. The ferrous halides typically arise from treating iron metal...