protoxide

noun
prot·​oxide | \ (ˈ)prōt+ \

Definition of protoxide

: the one of a series of oxides exclusive of suboxides that has the lowest proportion of oxygen

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History and Etymology for protoxide

International Scientific Vocabulary prot- + oxide

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“Protoxide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/protoxide. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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