Words nearby suboxide
How to use suboxide in a sentence
The suboxide of a grayish blue colour, which forms a kind of crust upon a plate of lead long exposed to the air.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Copper forms two oxides, the suboxide and the protoxide; the suboxide colours glass red, while the protoxide renders it green.British Manufacturing Industries|L. Arnoux
If there is much sugar, the first drop will throw down a yellow precipitate of suboxide of copper, which becomes rapidly red.
This specimen is interesting, as showing the early use and knowledge of suboxide of copper as a stain or coloring agent for glass.
This color was quite superficial, and the glass itself was opaque and of a vermilion tint, attributed to suboxide of copper.