amphid definition

  • noun:
    • among a couple of chemosensory sense body organs positioned laterally on the head of a nematode
    • A salt for the class formed because of the combination of an acid and a base, or by the union of two oxides, two sulphides, selenides, or tellurides, as distinguished from a haloid substance.
  • others:
    • a phrase used by Berzelius on salts of these acids that incorporate air, to tell apart them from haloid salts.

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