\a͡ɪˈɒdɪk], \aɪˈɒdɪk], \aɪ_ˈɒ_d_ɪ_k]\
Definitions of IODIC
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Due to the use of iodin.
Derived from or containing iodin, more particularly, containing iodin in combination with oxygen in greater relative amount than is the case with the iodous compounds. The iodica were the old pharmaceutical preparations of iodin, considered as a class.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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