potassium fluoride etymology

English word potassium fluoride comes from English fluoride, English potassium

Detailed word origin of potassium fluoride

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.
potassium English (eng) (countable) A single atom of this element.. A soft, waxy, silvery reactive metal that is never found unbound in nature; an element (symbol K) with an atomic number of 19 and atomic weight of 39.0983. The symbol is derived from the Latin kalium.
potassium fluoride English (eng)

Words with the same origin as potassium fluoride

Descendants of fluoride
antifluoridationist fluoridation fluoridisation
Descendants of potassium
potassamide potassic