iodide definition

  • noun:
    • A compound of iodine with a far more electropositive factor or group.
    • A binary chemical of iodine and another element or radical.
    • A binary element of iodine, or the one which could be regarded as binary, where iodine has actually a valence of -1.
    • A compound of iodine with a component more electropositive than itself: hence, sodium iodide, etc.
    • a salt or ester of hydriodic acid

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