chalcogenide

[ kal-kuh-juh-nahyd, kal-koj-uh- ]
/ ˈkæl kə dʒəˌnaɪd, kælˈkɒdʒ ə- /

noun

Chemistry. a binary compound consisting of a chalcogen and a more electropositive element or radical.

Nearby words

  1. chalcidicum,
  2. chalcis,
  3. chalco-,
  4. chalcocite,
  5. chalcogen,
  6. chalcographic,
  7. chalcography,
  8. chalcolite,
  9. chalcolithic,
  10. chalcophile

Origin of chalcogenide


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