hydroxide definition

  • noun:
    • A chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group.
    • An univalent anion (OH-1) based on the hydroxyl functional group.
    • Any substance containing these types of an anion.
    • A hydrate; a substance containing hydrogen and oxygen, produced by incorporating liquid with an oxide, and producing water by elimination. The hydroxides are regarded as compounds of hydroxyl, united generally with standard factor or radical.
    • a compound of an oxide with water
    • a chemical mixture containing the hydroxyl team

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