dihydric

[dahy-hahy-drik]

Origin of dihydric

First recorded in 1875–80; di-1 + -hydric
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British Dictionary definitions for dihydric

dihydric

adjective
  1. (of an alcohol) containing two hydroxyl groups per molecule
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