suboxide

[suhb-ok-sahyd, -sid]

Origin of suboxide

First recorded in 1795–1805; sub- + oxide
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suboxide

noun
  1. an oxide of an element containing less oxygen than the common oxide formed by the elementcarbon suboxide, C 2 O 3
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