anhydride

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noun an·hy·dride \(ˌ)an-ˈhī-ˌdrīd\

Definition of anhydride

  1. :  a compound derived from another (as an acid) by removal of the elements of water

1863

First Known Use of anhydride

1863


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anhydride

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noun an·hy·dride \(ˈ)an-ˈhī-ˌdrīd\

Medical Definition of anhydride

  1. :  a compound derived from another (as an acid) by removal of the elements of water


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