hydrogen iodide etymology

English word hydrogen iodide comes from English iodide, English hydrogen

Detailed word origin of hydrogen iodide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iodide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) A binary compound of iodine and another element or radical.
hydrogen English (eng) The lightest chemical element (symbol H), with an atomic number of 1 and atomic weight of 1.00794.. A sample of the element.. An atom of the element.. Molecular hydrogen (H2), a colourless, odourless and flammable gas at room temperature.
hydrogen iodide English (eng) (inorganic compound) a colourless gas with molecular formula HI, having a suffocating smell; it forms hydriodic acid when dissolved in water.

Words with the same origin as hydrogen iodide

Descendants of iodide
Descendants of hydrogen
dehydroxylation dihydroxyanthraquinone dihydroxycholecalciferol hydroquinone hydrosulfide hydrosulphide hydrosulphureted hydrosulphuretted hydroxy- hydroxylamine hydroxylate methoxyl pOH quinizarin