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chalcogenide

[ kal-kuh-juh-nahyd, kal-koj-uh- ]
/ ˈkæl kə dʒəˌnaɪd, kælˈkɒdʒ ə- /
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Chemistry. a binary compound consisting of a chalcogen and a more electropositive element or radical.

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