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

Examples of hydrogen iodide in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Arkansas Online, 29 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Arkansas Online, 29 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Arkansas Online, 29 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Arkansas Online, 29 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Arkansas Online, 29 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and could cause severe burns. Anchorage Daily News, 28 July 2021 Among the chemicals being used in the plant were hydrogen iodide and methyl acetate, Christensen told reporters, which could be toxic if inhaled and cause severe burns. Washington Post, 28 July 2021

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First Known Use of hydrogen iodide

1869, in the meaning defined above

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18 Sep 2021

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“Hydrogen iodide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrogen%20iodide. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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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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