hexachloride

[ hek-suh-klawr-ahyd, -klohr- ]
/ ˌhɛk səˈklɔr aɪd, -ˈkloʊr- /
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noun

a chloride containing six atoms of chlorine.

Nearby words

  1. hex,
  2. hex sign,
  3. hex.,
  4. hexa-,
  5. hexabasic,
  6. hexachlorobenzene,
  7. hexachlorocyclohexane,
  8. hexachloroethane,
  9. hexachlorophene,
  10. hexachord

Origin of hexachloride

First recorded in 1875–80; hexa- + chloride

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