Oxy acid
Oxy- Ox"y- (Chem.) A prefix, also used adjectively, designating: (a) A compound containing oxygen. (b) A compound containing the hydroxyl group, more properly designated by hydroxy-. See {Hydroxy-}. [1913 Webster]

{Oxy acid}. See {Oxyacid} (below). [1913 Webster]


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  • oxy acid — deguoninė rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Rūgštis, kurios molekulėje yra deguonies. atitikmenys: angl. oxy acid rus. кислородная кислота …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oxy-acid — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oxy- — Ox y (Chem.) A prefix, also used adjectively, designating: (a) A compound containing oxygen. (b) A compound containing the hydroxyl group, more properly designated by hydroxy . See {Hydroxy }. [1913 Webster] {Oxy acid}. See {Oxyacid} (below).… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oxy- — 1 [äk′si, äk′sə, äk′sē] [< OXY(GEN)] combining form 1. containing oxygen [oxyacetylene, oxyhemoglobin] 2. containing the hydroxyl radical [oxytetracycline]: in this sense HYDROXY is preferred oxy 2 [äk′si, äk′sə, äk′sē] [< Gr oxys, sharp,… …   English World dictionary

  • oxy- — 1 a combining form meaning sharp, acute, keen, pointed, acid, used in the formation of compound words: oxycephalic; oxygen; oxymoron. [ < Gk, comb. form of oxýs sharp, keen, acid] oxy 2 a combining form representing oxygen in compound words,… …   Universalium

  • oxy-fatty acid — see oxyacid 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oxy salt — Salt Salt, n. [AS. sealt; akin to OS. & OFries. salt, D. zout, G. salz, Icel., Sw., & Dan. salt, L. sal, Gr. ?, Russ. sole, Ir. & Gael. salann, W. halen, of unknown origin. Cf. {Sal}, {Salad}, {Salary}, {Saline}, {Sauce}, {Sausage}.] 1. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acid salt — Salt Salt, n. [AS. sealt; akin to OS. & OFries. salt, D. zout, G. salz, Icel., Sw., & Dan. salt, L. sal, Gr. ?, Russ. sole, Ir. & Gael. salann, W. halen, of unknown origin. Cf. {Sal}, {Salad}, {Salary}, {Saline}, {Sauce}, {Sausage}.] 1. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oxy- — I aff. a combining form meaning “sharp,”“acute,”“keen,”“pointed,”“acid”: oxygen; oxymoron[/ex] • Etymology: < Gk, comb. form of oxýs sharp, keen II oxy aff. chem. a combining form representing oxygen in compound words, sometimes as an… …   From formal English to slang

  • oxy-salt — oxˈyaˈcid, oxˈycomˈpound, oxˈy salt, etc noun 1. An acid, compound, salt, etc, containing oxygen 2. One in which an atom of hydrogen is replaced by a hydroxyl group • • • Main Entry: ↑oxy …   Useful english dictionary

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