iodous

adjective
\ īˈōdəs, īˈäd-, ˈīəd- \

Definition of iodous

: relating to or containing iodine and especially iodine with a valence of three iodous acid HIO2

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History and Etymology for iodous

International Scientific Vocabulary iod- + -ous

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“Iodous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iodous. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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