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hy·drox·ide

 (hī-drŏk′sīd′)
n.
A chemical compound, especially an ionic compound, containing a hydroxyl group.
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hydroxide

(haɪˈdrɒksaɪd)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a base or alkali containing the ion OH
2. (Elements & Compounds) any compound containing an -OH group
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hy•drox•ide

(haɪˈdrɒk saɪd, -sɪd)

n.
a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group.
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hy·drox·ide

(hī-drŏk′sīd′)
An inorganic chemical compound containing a hydroxyl radical, OH. Metal hydroxides are bases and nonmetal hydroxides are acids.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hydroxide - a compound of an oxide with water
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
aluminium hydroxide, aluminum hydroxide, hydrated aluminium oxide, hydrated aluminum oxide - white crystalline compound that occurs naturally as the mineral gibbsite
calcium hydrate, calcium hydroxide, caustic lime, hydrated lime, lime, lime hydrate, slaked lime - a caustic substance produced by heating limestone
magnesium hydroxide - a white crystalline powder used chiefly in medicines
caustic potash, potash, potassium hydroxide - a potassium compound often used in agriculture and industry
caustic soda, sodium hydroxide - a strongly alkaline caustic used in manufacturing soap and paper and aluminum and various sodium compounds
2.hydroxide - a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
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Translations

hydroxide

[haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] Nhidróxido m
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hydroxide

nHydroxid nt
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hydroxide

[haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] nossidrile m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

hydroxide

n hidróxido
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References in periodicals archive ?
Also Hydramax magnesium hydroxides and hydroxyl carbonates and Hydrax alumina hydrates ranging from 1-10 microns.
Session 2 will also examine applications by polymer and filler type, including calcium carbonates, silicas, aluminum and magnesium hydroxides, clays, micas, tales and wollastonite, thermosets, thermoplastics, elastomers and nanocomposites.
The magnesium hydroxides studied and recommended as rubber chemicals in these references are precipitated reaction products.
Also Hydra-max magnesium hydroxides and hydroxy carbonates and Hydrax alumina hydrates ranging from 1-10 microns.
Company has added alumina trihydrates and magnesium hydroxides (called Hydramax) to its broad line of ultrafine flame retardants and smoke suppressants.
Magnesium hydroxides are not all "created equal," suppliers point out.
In addition to cationic exchanger clays from 2:1 groups like montmorillonite, synthetic anionic exchanger clays, such as layered double hydroxides (LDHs) and layered hydroxide salts (LHSs), have also been investigated for the same purpose.
Nanostructured layered double hydroxides (LDHs) are promising materials in wastewater treatment due to their ability to capture organic and inorganic anions [9, 10].
Usually, they are based on metal hydroxides such as alumina hydroxide or magnesium hydroxide.
Metal hydroxides are said to be the largest volume flame retardants used worldwide.
Wang et al., "Synthesis of highly efficient flame retardant high-density polyethylene nanocomposites with inorgano-layered double hydroxides as nanofiller using solvent mixing method," ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol.
Nanoadsorbents based on layered double hydroxides can be used in the purification of industrial and hospital wastewater due to their high adsorption capacity.