oxyhalide

noun
oxy·​halide | \ ¦äksē+ \

Definition of oxyhalide

: a compound (as an oxychloride) of oxygen and a halogen with an element or radical : a basic halide

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History and Etymology for oxyhalide

oxy- + halide

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“Oxyhalide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxyhalide. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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