phenoxide


phen·ox·ide

noun \fi-ˈnäk-ˌsīd\

Definition of PHENOXIDE

:  a salt of a phenol especially in its capacity as a weak acid

First Known Use of PHENOXIDE

1888

phen·ox·ide

noun \fi-ˈnäk-ˌsīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHENOXIDE

: a salt of a phenol especially in its capacity as a weak acid—called also phenate, phenolate

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