Halogenous \Ha*log"e*nous\ (h[.a]*l[o^]j"[-e]*n[u^]s), a. Of the nature of a halogen. [1913 Webster]

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  • halogenous — adjective see halogen I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • halogenous — adjective describes a compound containing a halogen as part of the molecule. See Also: halogenate, halogenation …   Wiktionary

  • halogenous — adj. of or pertaining to halogen (class of chemical elements) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • halogenous — ha·log·e·nous …   English syllables

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  • halogen — halogenous /ha loj euh neuhs/, adj. /hal euh jeuhn, jen , hay leuh /, n. Chem. any of the electronegative elements, fluorine, chlorine, iodine, bromine, and astatine, that form binary salts by direct union with metals. [1835 45; HALO + GEN] * * * …   Universalium

  • halogen — I. noun Etymology: Swedish, from hal + gen Date: 1842 any of the five elements fluorine, chlorine, bromine, iodine, and astatine that form part of group VIIA of the periodic table and exist in the free state normally as diatomic molecules •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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