silver bromide etymology

English word silver bromide comes from English silver, English bromide

Detailed word origin of silver bromide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
silver English (eng) (collectively) Any items made from silver or any other white metal.. (collectively) Coins made from silver or any similar white metal.. (collectively) Cutlery and other eating utensils, whether silver or made from some other white metal.. (countable) A shiny gray color.. (uncountable) A lustrous, white, metallic element, atomic number 47, atomic weight 107.87, symbol Ag. To acquire a silvery [...]
bromide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) A binary compound of bromine and some other element or radical.. A dose of bromide taken as a sedative.. A dull person with conventional thoughts.. A platitude.
silver bromide English (eng) (inorganic compound) the silver salt of hydrobromic acid, AgBr, sometimes used in photographic papers.

Words with the same origin as silver bromide

Descendants of silver
Abies alba Silver Lady Silver Office Silver Shirts Silver Star Silver State Silverblu
Descendants of bromide
bromidic iodobromite