iodine pentoxide

noun
iodine pent·​ox·​ide | \ -ˌpent-ˈäk-ˌsīd How to pronounce iodine pentoxide (audio) \

Medical Definition of iodine pentoxide

: a white crystalline solid I2O5 used to oxidize carbon monoxide quantitatively to carbon dioxide

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“Iodine pentoxide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/iodine%20pentoxide. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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