Artiad
Artiad Ar"ti*ad, a. [Gr. ? even, fr. ? exactly.] (Chem.) Even; not odd; -- said of elementary substances and of radicals the valence of which is divisible by two without a remainder. [1913 Webster]

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  • artiad — ar·ti·ad …   English syllables

  • artiad — ˈärd.ēˌad, rshēˌ noun ( s) Etymology: Greek artios even + English ad 1. a. obsolete : an element or radical of even valence b …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perissad — Per is*sad, a. [Gr. ? odd, from ? over.] (Chem.) Odd; not even; said of elementary substances and of radicals whose valence is not divisible by two without a remainder. Contrasted with artiad. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perissad — pəˈrisəd, iˌsad noun ( s) Etymology: Greek perissos beyond the regular number or size, superfluous, excessive, uneven (from peri around, beyond) + English ad 1. obsolete : an element or radical of odd valence …   Useful english dictionary

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