difluoride etymology

English word difluoride comes from English fluoride, English di-

Detailed word origin of difluoride

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
fluoride English (eng) (chemistry) A binary compound of fluorine and another element or radical.. (chemistry) Any salt of hydrofluoric acid; for example, potassium fluoride.
di- English (eng) (uncommon) Alternative form of dis-. Two, twice, or double A form of dia- before a vowel.
difluoride English (eng) (chemistry) any chloride containing two fluorine atoms in each molecule.

Words with the same origin as difluoride

Descendants of fluoride
fluoridate fluoridise fluoridosis
Descendants of di-
benzodiazepine diallylic diaryl diasterane diazepam dicadmium dichromic acid didendron diepoxy diester diethyl difunctional digirth dilithium dimethyl dimorph diniobium diode dioxide dipetalous dipyridine discandium dizygous morphine diglucuronide radon difluoride