chlorinity etymology

English word chlorinity comes from English -ity, English chlorine

Detailed word origin of chlorinity

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ity English (eng) Used to form a noun from an adjective; especially, to form the noun referring to the state, property, or quality of conforming to the adjective's description.. Used to form other nouns, especially abstract nouns.
chlorine English (eng) (countable) A single atom of this element.. A toxic, green, gaseous chemical element (symbol Cl) with an atomic number of 17.
chlorinity English (eng) (chemistry) A quantitative measure of the amount of chlorine and other halides in water, especially in seawater.

Words with the same origin as chlorinity

Descendants of -ity
accountability authenticity brutality capability complexity confidentiality creativity disability electricity homosexuality individuality insecurity intensity maturity mentality nationality negativity nudity objectivity productivity punctuality radioactivity sensitivity sexuality technicality
Descendants of chlorine
chloral chloride chlorinated chlorinise chlorinize cobaltous chloride dechlorinate dehydrochlorinase gold chloride hexachloride hydrochloride manganese chloride monochloride nonchlorinated osmious chloride pentachloride platinoso-platinic chloride plumbous chloride polychlorinated potassium chloride saran-wrap silver chloride strontium chloride titanium chloride