- any compound, usually explosive, formed by the addition of ozone to the double or triple bond of an organic compound.
Origin of ozonide
1865–70; ozon- + -ide
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- any of a class of unstable explosive compounds produced by the addition of ozone to a double bond in an organic compound
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