osmium dioxide

noun

: a brown or black solid OsO2 obtainable by oxidation of osmium or reduction of osmium tetroxide

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary osmium + dioxide

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“Osmium dioxide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osmium%20dioxide. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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