chlorosulfite etymology

English word chlorosulfite comes from English chloro- ((chemistry) Containing chlorine.. Green in color.), English sulfite

Detailed word origin of chlorosulfite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
chloro- English (eng) (chemistry) Containing chlorine.. Green in color.
sulfite English (eng) (American spelling, inorganic chemistry) Any salt of sulfurous acid.
chlorosulfite English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) The anion SO2Cl- or any salt containing this anion.

Words with the same origin as chlorosulfite

Descendants of chloro-
chloroacetic chloroadamantane chloroauric chlorobenzene chlorobiphenyl chlorocarbon chloroethylene chloroguanide chloromethylphenylsilane chloroplast chloroprocaine chloropyridine chlororuthenate chlorosilyl chlorosulfuric acid chlorotoluene chlorotoxin chlorotriazine chloroxylenol dichlorocarbene dimethylchlorosilane tetrachloromethane trichloroethane trichlorofluoromethane
Descendants of sulfite
sulfitian sulfitic