Definition of molybdic in US English:

molybdic

adjective

  • (A) Mineralogy. Containing or derived from molybdenum. (b) Chemistry. Of or containing molybdenum in one of its higher valencies, especially in the hexavalent state.

Origin

Late 18th century. From French molybdique from molybd- + -ique.

Pronunciation

molybdic

/məˈlɪbdɪk/