tetroxide

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te·trox·ide

 (tĕ-trŏk′sīd′)
n.
A chemical compound containing four oxygen atoms per molecule.

tetroxide

(tɛˈtrɒksaɪd) or

tetroxid

n
(Elements & Compounds) any oxide that contains four oxygen atoms per molecule: osmium tetroxide, OsO4.

te•trox•ide

(tɛˈtrɒk saɪd, -sɪd)

n.
an oxide whose molecule contains four atoms of oxygen.
[1865–70]
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Noun1.tetroxide - an oxide containing four atoms of oxygen in the molecule
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical