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monoxide

noun mon·ox·ide \mə-ˈnäk-ˌsīd\

Definition of MONOXIDE

:  an oxide containing one atom of oxygen in a molecule

Origin of MONOXIDE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1868

monoxide

noun mon·ox·ide \mə-ˈnäk-ˌsīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MONOXIDE

:  an oxide containing one atom of oxygen per molecule—see carbon monoxide

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