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