diiodide etymology

English word diiodide comes from English iodide, English di-

Detailed word origin of diiodide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iodide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) A binary compound of iodine and another element or radical.
di- English (eng) (uncommon) Alternative form of dis-. Two, twice, or double A form of dia- before a vowel.
diiodide English (eng) (chemistry) any iodide containing two iodine atoms in each molecule.

Words with the same origin as diiodide

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