hydroxide


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hy·drox·ide

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

hydroxide

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

hy•drox•ide

(haɪˈdrɒk saɪd, -sɪd)

n.
a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group.
[1820–30]

hy·drox·ide

(hī-drŏk′sīd′)
An inorganic chemical compound containing a hydroxyl radical, OH. Metal hydroxides are bases and nonmetal hydroxides are acids.
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
Translations

hydroxide

[haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] Nhidróxido m

hydroxide

nHydroxid nt

hydroxide

[haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] nossidrile m

hydroxide

n hidróxido
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AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals will receive chlorine and hydrogen, while Evonik will market the potassium hydroxide from the facility and convert part of the output at its Llsdorf site into other products, including potassium carbonate, potassium bicarbonate and potassium formate.
This acidic electrolyzed water can be raised in pH by mixing in the desired amount of hydroxide ion solution from the cathode compartment, yielding a solution of hypochlorous acid and sodium hydroxide, efficient disinfecting agents.
Remnants of medicaments were found in all three of the experimental groups with calcium hydroxide being associated with highest amount of residues (33.
Usually, they are based on metal hydroxides such as alumina hydroxide or magnesium hydroxide.
The use of supplementary cementitious materials as a replacement for cement has been proposed to reduce the calcium hydroxide that is available in the mixture to react with the deicing salts," Suraneni, Azad, Isgor, and Weiss say.
Minerals and electrolytes merely neutralize excess acid in the body through buffering but hydroxide eliminates it by turning it into harmless water.
This sale includes manufacturing assets located in both Jiangxi and Sichuan, China focused on the production of battery-grade lithium carbonate and lithium hydroxide.
The transaction includes manufacturing assets located in both Jiangxi and Sichuan, China focused on the production of battery-grade lithium carbonate and lithium hydroxide.
The state-of-the-art plant we are building will set a new benchmark for the production of chlorine and potassium hydroxide solution," said Fuhrmann.
Corticotropin-zinc hydroxide (sterile corticotropin zinc hydroxide suspension USP) is a sterile aqueous suspension of purified corticotropin (ACTH) with zinc hydroxide for repository action.
Dutch chemical company, AkzoNobel, and Germany-based pharmaceutical company, Evonik Industries, announced yesterday that they have joined forces to build and operate a new membrane electrolysis facility for potassium hydroxide solution and chlorine in Germany.
The law stipulates that the production of potassium hydroxide solutions with the current mercury electrolysis technology must be phased out by 2018.