disilane

noun
di·​silane
variants: or less commonly disilicane \ (ˈ)dī+ \
plural -s

Definition of disilane

: a liquid compound Si2H6 of silicon and hydrogen that is spontaneously flammable in air

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History and Etymology for disilane

di- + silane or silicane

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“Disilane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disilane. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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