heteropoly

adjective het·er·o·poly \ ¦hetərō¦pälē \

Definition of heteropoly

: containing several groups or ions of different acid-forming elements

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Origin and Etymology of heteropoly

International Scientific Vocabulary heteropoly-


heteropoly-

combining form

Definition of heteropoly-

: containing several groups or ions of different acid-forming elements in names of complex inorganic acids and their salts
  • heteropolymolybdates such as phosphomolybdates
— compare isopoly-

Origin and Etymology of heteropoly-

International Scientific Vocabulary heter- + poly-


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