phosphide

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noun phos·phide \ˈfäs-ˌfīd\

Definition of phosphide

  1. :  a binary compound of phosphorus with a more electropositive element or group

Origin and Etymology of phosphide

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1849


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phosphide

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noun phos·phide \-ˌfīd\

Medical Definition of phosphide

  1. :  a binary compound of phosphorus with a more electropositive element or group


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