tetrabromide etymology

English word tetrabromide comes from English bromide, English tetra- (Four.)

Detailed word origin of tetrabromide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
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.
tetra- English (eng) Four.
tetrabromide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) any bromide containing four bromine atoms in each molecule.

Words with the same origin as tetrabromide

Descendants of bromide
bromidic bromoil process carbro cetrimide
Descendants of tetra-
carbon tetrachloride silver tribromide tellurium tetraiodide tetrabarbital tetrabasic tetraborate tetrachloride tetrachromacy tetrachromatic tetradelphous tetradelphy tetraene tetrafluoride tetranitro tetranucleosome tetraparalogous tetrapartite tetraphobia tetraquark tetrasialic tetrasilicide tetrasodium tetrastarch tetrasulfonated uranium tetraiodide