hexahydric

[hek-suh-hahy-drik]
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adjective Chemistry.

(especially of alcohols and phenols) hexahydroxy.

Nearby words

  1. hexagonally,
  2. hexagram,
  3. hexahedron,
  4. hexahemeron,
  5. hexahydrate,
  6. hexahydroaniline,
  7. hexahydrobenzene,
  8. hexahydropiridine,
  9. hexahydropyrazine,
  10. hexahydrothymol

Origin of hexahydric

First recorded in 1880–85; hexa- + -hydric

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