noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1851 1. the monovalent anion OH- consisting of one atom of hydrogen and one of oxygen — called also hydroxide ion 2. an ionic compound of hydroxide with an element or group

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  • Hydroxide — Hy*drox ide, n. [Hydro , 2 + oxide.] (Chem.) A hydrate; a substance containing hydrogen and oxygen, made by combining water with an oxide, and yielding water by elimination. The hydroxides are regarded as compounds of hydroxyl, united usually… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydroxide — ► NOUN ▪ a compound containing the hydroxide ion OH or the group OH …   English terms dictionary

  • hydroxide — 1851, from HYDRO (Cf. hydro ) + OXIDE (Cf. oxide) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hydroxide — [hī dräks′īd΄] n. [ HYDR(O) + OXIDE] a compound consisting of an element or radical combined with the hydroxyl radical …   English World dictionary

  • Hydroxide — Lewis structure of the hydroxide ion showing three lone pairs on the oxygen atom …   Wikipedia

  • Hydroxide — Hydroxidniederschläge Hydroxide sind salzähnliche Stoffe, die Hydroxid Ionen ([OH]−) als negative Gitterbausteine (Anionen) enthalten. Lösliche Hydroxide wie Natriumhydroxid oder Kaliumhydroxid bilden mit Wasser stark alkalische Lösungen (Laugen) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hydroxide — /huy drok suyd, sid/, n. a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group. [1820 30; HYDR 2 + OXIDE] * * * Any compound with one or more functional groups made up of one atom each of hydrogen and oxygen, bonded together and acting as the… …   Universalium

  • hydroxide — 1. A compound containing a potentially ionizable hydroxyl group; particularly a compound that liberates OH− upon dissolving in water. 2. The h. anion, OH−. * * * hy·drox·ide hī dräk .sīd n 1) the monovalent anion OH consisting of one atom of… …   Medical dictionary

  • hydroxide — UK [haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] / US [haɪˈdrɑksaɪd] noun [countable] Word forms hydroxide : singular hydroxide plural hydroxides chemistry a chemical compound that contains oxygen and hydrogen in the form OH …   English dictionary

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