Definition of sexavalent in English:

sexavalent

adjective

Chemistry
  • Having a valency of six; = "hexavalent".

Origin

Mid 19th century. Alteration of hexavalent, after classical Latin sex six: see quot. 1866.

Pronunciation

sexavalent

/ˌsɛksəˈveɪlənt//ˌsɛksəˈveɪl(ə)nt/