ceria

ceria
/sear"ee euh/, n.
a white-to-yellow, heavy powder, cerium dioxide, CeO2, usually derived from cerium nitrate by decomposition with heat: used chiefly in ceramics, glass polishing, and decolorizing.
[CERI(UM) + -A4]

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  • Ceria — Ce ri*a (s[=e] r[i^]*[.a]), n. (Chem.) Cerium oxide, {CeO2}, a white infusible substance constituting about one per cent of the material of the common incandescent mantle. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ceria — (celt.), Art Bier, s.d …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cerĭa [1] — Cerĭa, 1) so v.w. Stielhornfliege; 2) Bandwurm …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cerĭa [2] — Cerĭa (gr.), Wachsgrind, s. Grind …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • ceria — [sir′ē ə] n. [< CERIUM] cerium dioxide, CeO2, a white compound used as in ceramics …   English World dictionary

  • CERIA — Centre d enseignement et de recherches des industries alimentaires et chimiques Le campus du CERIA (Centre d Enseignement et de Recherches des Industries Alimentaires et Chimiques) est le deuxième plus important campus de la Région de Bruxelles… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ceria — cerio(IV) oksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė CeO₂ atitikmenys: angl. ceria; ceric oxide; cerium dioxide; cerium(IV) oxide rus. церия двуокись; церия диоксид; церия(IV) оксид ryšiai: sinonimas – cerio dioksidas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ceria — noun the compound cerium(IV) oxide See Also: ceric oxide, cerium oxide, cerium dioxide …   Wiktionary

  • CERIA — Cerialia …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • ceria — ce·ria …   English syllables

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