iodide

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noun io·dide \ˈī-ə-ˌdīd\

Definition of iodide

  1. :  a salt of hydriodic acid; also :  the monovalent anion I of such a salt

Origin and Etymology of iodide

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First Known Use: 1822


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iodide

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noun io·dide \ˈī-ə-ˌdīd\

Medical Definition of iodide

  1. :  a salt of hydriodic acid; also :  the monovalent anion I of such a salt


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