monofluoride etymology

English word monofluoride comes from English fluoride, English mono- (One.)

Detailed word origin of monofluoride

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.
mono- English (eng) One.
monofluoride English (eng) (chemistry) any fluoride containing a single fluorine atom in each molecule.

Words with the same origin as monofluoride

Descendants of fluoride
fluoridate fluoridise fluoridosis
Descendants of mono-
mono monoalkene monoandry monochromatic monoculture monodactyl monofilament monofunctional monogamous monogonal monogram monoid monomethylamine monomicrobial monoparametric monophenol monophobia monoplegia monoprint monorubidium monoterminal monothecal monotheism monotungstate monoxide