dithionic

[ dahy-thahy-on-ik, dith-ee- ]
/ ˌdaɪ θaɪˈɒn ɪk, ˌdɪθ i- /

adjective Chemistry.

of or derived from dithionic acid.

Nearby words

  1. dite,
  2. diterpene,
  3. ditheism,
  4. dither,
  5. dithionate,
  6. dithionic acid,
  7. dithionite,
  8. dithionous acid,
  9. dithyramb,
  10. dithyrambic

Origin of dithionic

First recorded in 1850–55; di-1 + thionic

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