a suffix added to the name of one chemical compound to form the name of another compound derived from or related to the first.

Nearby words

  1. -ida,
  2. -idae,
  3. -ide,
  4. -ides,
  5. -idia,
  6. -idion,
  7. -idium,
  8. -ie,
  9. -iensis,
  10. -ier

Origin of -idine

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