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subhalide

[ suhb-hal-ahyd, -hey-lahyd ]
/ sʌbˈhæl aɪd, -ˈheɪ laɪd /
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noun Chemistry.

a halide containing a relatively small proportion of the halogen, as mercurous chloride.

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