tetroxide

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noun te·trox·ide \te-ˈträk-ˌsīd\

Definition of tetroxide

  1. :  a compound of an element or group with four atoms of oxygen

Origin and Etymology of tetroxide

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1863


Medical Dictionary

tetroxide

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noun te·trox·ide \te-ˈträk-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of tetroxide

  1. :  a compound of an element or group with four atoms of oxygen—see osmium tetroxide


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