hydride

noun hy·dride \ ˈhī-ˌdrīd \
|Updated on: 9 Jun 2018

Definition of hydride

: a compound of hydrogen with a more electropositive element or group

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1869

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hydride

noun hy·dride \ ˈhī-ˌdrīd \

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: a compound of hydrogen with a more electropositive element or group

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