sodium monoxide

noun Chemistry.

a white powder, Na2O, that reacts violently with water to produce sodium hydroxide.

Nearby words

  1. sodium iodide,
  2. sodium lactate,
  3. sodium meta-arsenite,
  4. sodium metasilicate,
  5. sodium methylate,
  6. sodium nitrate,
  7. sodium nitrite,
  8. sodium nitroprusside,
  9. sodium pentothal,
  10. sodium perborate

Also called soda, sodium oxide. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019