iodous

[ ahy-oh-duhs, ahy-od-uhs ]

adjectiveChemistry.
  1. containing iodine, especially in the trivalent state.

  2. pertaining to or resembling iodine.

Origin of iodous

1
First recorded in 1820–30; iod- + -ous

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British Dictionary definitions for iodous

iodous

/ (aɪˈɒdəs) /


adjective
  1. of or containing iodine, esp in the trivalent state

  2. concerned with or resembling iodine

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