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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 ?
It can be seen that the cellulose chain contains several active hydroxyl groups and a series of hydroxyl-related chemical reactions would be possible.
The researchers believe these hydroxyl groups may exist in water-bearing clay minerals on the asteroid - meaning that at some point in time, Bennu's rocky material interacted with water.
Scientists believe these hydroxyl groups exist across the asteroid in water-bearing clay minerals, suggesting that, at some point, Bennuas rocky surface interacted with water.
Hesperidin is a glycosidic flavonoid containing two hydroxyl groups in positions 5, 3" and a carbonyl group in position 4.
LDPE exposed to C[O.sub.2] laser radiation undergoes an increase in this IR absorption band, indicating a simultaneous formation and accumulation of hydroperoxides in LDPE films; these results are consistent with the increase in the carbonyl and hydroxyl groups concentration, Figures 3(a) and 4(a), respectively.
These free-flowing particles include: (a) a rubber particle, and (b) a coating deposited over at least a portion of the rubber particle, wherein the coating includes: (1) a polyurethane-urea resin that is a reaction product of a reaction mixture comprising: (i) a polyol having a number average molecular weight of 1,800 to 12,000; (ii) an aromatic diamine; (iii) a polyisocyanate; and (iv) a catalyst for the reaction between hydroxyl groups and isocyanate groups; and (2) a solid particle anti-clumping agent.
The SIVATE A610 activated amine silane reacts with more than three times as many hydroxyl groups as conventional ethoxy silanes and has a reaction speed more than 100 times faster than conventional silanes, providing immediate adhesion.
It has been proposed that the antioxidant activity of HBA depends on the number of hydroxyl groups in a molecule [18] and that it increases following the order: monohydroxy, dihydroxy, and trihydroxy, respectively [19].
For instance, quercetin, hypolaetin, (-)-epicatechin, and (+)-catechin have five hydroxyl groups attached to them which make them potent antioxidant and radical scavengers.
The branched PC resin is formed by mixing a linear PC resin with extra hydroxyl groups with a branching agent such as an epoxy acrylic polymer, with epoxy and carboxyl groups reacting with the PCs hydroxyl groups.
The hydroxyl groups on C2 and C3 of the glucose units are located at the top of the torus and the hydroxyl group on C6 is located at the base of the torus.
More recently, however, some strains of bacteria have developed resistance to these agents by producing enzymes that can alter the function of amino and hydroxyl groups within the molecule so that it can no longer penetrate bacterial cells.