magnesium fluoride etymology

English word magnesium fluoride comes from English magnesium, English fluoride

Detailed word origin of magnesium fluoride

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
magnesium English (eng) A light, flammable, silvery metal, and a chemical element (symbol Mg) with an atomic number of 12.
fluoride English (eng) (chemistry) A binary compound of fluorine and another element or radical.. (chemistry) Any salt of hydrofluoric acid; for example, potassium fluoride.
magnesium fluoride English (eng)

Words with the same origin as magnesium fluoride

Descendants of magnesium
ferromagnesic magnesic
Descendants of fluoride
antifluoridationist fluoridation fluoridisation