[ mer-kap-tahyd ]
/ mərˈkæp taɪd /
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a metallic salt of a mercaptan.
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British Dictionary definitions for mercaptide
/ (məˈkæptaɪd, mɜː-) /
a salt of a mercaptan, containing the ion RS –, where R is an alkyl or aryl group
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