calcium hydride

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Noun1.calcium hydride - a saltlike binary compound (CaH2) used as a reducing agent and source of hydrogen
hydride - any binary compound formed by the union of hydrogen and other elements
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In this regard, the generation of Ca II emission lines from analogous condensations of calcium hydride, involves the transfer of two electrons per hydrogen atom [18].
Ethylene oxide (EO) was distilled several times in the presence of calcium hydride and sealed into glass ampoules under vacuum.

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