hydroperoxide

noun hy·dro·per·ox·ide \ ˌhī-drō-pə-ˈräk-ˌsīd \
Updated on: 12 Dec 2017

Definition of hydroperoxide

: a compound containing an O2H group

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First Known Use of hydroperoxide

1900


Medical Dictionary

hydroperoxide

noun hy·dro·per·ox·ide \ -pə-ˈräk-ˌsīd \

medical Definition of hydroperoxide

: a compound containing the monovalent group −OOH

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