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- another term for heptavalent
- ‘In general, manganese ions are found in different valence states from divalent to septavalent.’
- ‘Vanadium oxides that are in the higher oxidation state, e.g. pentavalent and septavalent oxides of vanadium and complexes thereof have melting points from about 1,200° to about 1,300° F.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.