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Forming nouns denoting binary compounds of a non-metallic or more electronegative element or group.‘cyanide’‘sodium chloride’
- 1.1Forming nouns denoting various other compounds.‘peptide’‘saccharide’
- 1.2Forming nouns denoting elements of a series in the periodic table.‘lanthanide’
- 1.1Forming nouns denoting various other compounds.
Originally used in oxide.
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