Hydrogen silicide
Silicide Sil"i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster]

{Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to methane; -- called also {silico-methane}, {silicon hydride}, and formerly {siliciureted hydrogen}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Silicide — Sil i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to methane;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Silicide — A silicide is a compound that has silicon with more electropositive elements.Silicon is more electropositive than carbon. Silicides are structurally closer to borides than to carbides.Similar to borides and carbides, the composition of silicides… …   Wikipedia

  • siliciureted hydrogen — Silicide Sil i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Siliciureted hydrogen — Siliciureted Si*lic i*u*ret ed, a. [Written also {siliciuretted}.] (Old. Chem.) Combined or impregnated with silicon. [Obsoles.] [1913 Webster] {Siliciureted hydrogen}. (Chem.) Hydrogen silicide. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Magnesium silicide — Preferred IUPAC name Magnesium silicide …   Wikipedia

  • Calcium silicide — Chembox new ImageFile = ImageSize = IUPACName = OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 12013 56 8 PubChem = SMILES = Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = CaSi2 MolarMass = 96.25 Appearance = whitish grey black solid Density =… …   Wikipedia

  • SiH4 — Silicide Sil i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silico-methane — Silicide Sil i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silicon hydride — Silicide Sil i*cide, n. (Chem.) A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary. [R.] [1913 Webster] {Hydrogen silicide} (Chem.), a colorless, spontaneously inflammable gas, {SiH4}, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Siliciureted — Si*lic i*u*ret ed, a. [Written also {siliciuretted}.] (Old. Chem.) Combined or impregnated with silicon. [Obsoles.] [1913 Webster] {Siliciureted hydrogen}. (Chem.) Hydrogen silicide. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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