hydrogen iodide

noun

Definition of hydrogen iodide

: an acrid colorless gas HI that fumes in moist air and yields hydriodic acid when dissolved in water

First Known Use of hydrogen iodide

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Hydrogen iodide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrogen%20iodide. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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hydrogen iodide

noun

Medical Definition of hydrogen iodide

: an acrid colorless gas HI that fumes in moist air and yields hydriodic acid when dissolved in water

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