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phos·phide

 (fŏs′fīd′)
n.
Trivalent phosphorus, or a compound of phosphorus, especially a binary compound of phosphorus with a more electropositive element.

phosphide

(ˈfɒsfaɪd)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any compound of phosphorus with another element, esp a more electropositive element

phos•phide

(ˈfɒs faɪd, -fɪd)

n.
a binary compound of phosphorus with a basic element or group.
[1840–50]
Translations

phosphide

[ˈfɒsfaɪd] Nfosfito m

phosphide

nPhosphid nt
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