suboxide

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sub·ox·ide

 (sŭb-ŏk′sīd′)
n.
An oxide containing a relatively small amount of oxygen.

suboxide

(sʌbˈɒksaɪd)
n
(Chemistry) an oxide of an element containing less oxygen than the common oxide formed by the element: carbon suboxide, C2O3.

sub•ox•ide

(sʌbˈɒk saɪd, -sɪd)

n.
the oxide of an element that contains the smallest proportion of oxygen.
[1795–1805]
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During this period and up to about 200[degrees]C oxygen dissolves in metal and the so-called suboxides are formed.
Within the limits of the concentration range of the solid solutions, oxygen and titanium form compounds with the ordered structure, the so-called suboxides.