plural -s
: a solid chemical compound (such as some metallic hydrides and the tungsten bronzes) that does not conform to the law of definite proportions : a nonstoichiometric compound
distinguished from daltonide

Word History


C.L. Berthollet + English -ide

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“Berthollide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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