subhalide

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

noun Chemistry.

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

Nearby words

  1. subgrade,
  2. subgroup,
  3. subgrundation,
  4. subgum,
  5. subha,
  6. subharmonic,
  7. subhead,
  8. subheading,
  9. subhedral,
  10. subhuman

Origin of subhalide


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