Hydriodic
Hydriodic Hy`dri*od"ic, a. [Hydr- + iodic: cf. F. hydriodique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, hydrogen and iodine; -- said of an acid ({HI}) produced by the combination of these elements. [1913 Webster]

{Hydriodic acid} (Chem.), a pungent, colorless gas, {HI}, usually prepared as a solution in water. It is strong reducing agent. Called also {hydrogen iodide}. [1913 Webster]


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  • hydriodic — adj. (Chemistry) pertaining to hydriodic acid; derived from hydriodic acid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hydriodic — /huy dree od ik/, adj. of or derived from hydriodic acid. [1810 20; HYDR 2 + IODIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydriodic — adjective Of or pertaining to hydriodic acid or its derivatives …   Wiktionary

  • hydriodic — /huy dree od ik/, adj. of or derived from hydriodic acid. [1810 20; HYDR 2 + IODIC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hydriodic — hy·dri·od·ic …   English syllables

  • Hydriodic acid — Hydriodic Hy dri*od ic, a. [Hydr + iodic: cf. F. hydriodique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, hydrogen and iodine; said of an acid ({HI}) produced by the combination of these elements. [1913 Webster] {Hydriodic acid} (Chem.), a pungent,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydriodic acid — [hī΄drē äd′ik] n. [ HYDR(O) + IODIC] a strong acid that is a water solution of the gas hydrogen iodide, HI …   English World dictionary

  • hydriodic acid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary hydr + iodic acid Date: 1816 an aqueous solution of hydrogen iodide HI that is a strong acid and a strong reducing agent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hydriodic acid — a colorless corrosive liquid, HI, an aqueous solution of hydrogen iodide. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydriodic acid — noun a solution of hydrogen iodide, HI, in water; it is a strong acid and reducing agent See Also: iodic acid, iodide, periodic acid …   Wiktionary

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