mercaptide

noun
mer·​cap·​tide | \ -ˌtīd How to pronounce mercaptide (audio) \

Medical Definition of mercaptide

: a metallic derivative of a thiol

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“Mercaptide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mercaptide. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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