tetrasodium etymology

English word tetrasodium comes from English sodium, English tetra- (Four.)

Detailed word origin of tetrasodium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sodium English (eng) A soft, waxy, silvery reactive metal that is never found unbound in nature, and a chemical element (symbol Na) with an atomic number of 11 and atomic weight of 22.98977.
tetra- English (eng) Four.
tetrasodium English (eng) (chemistry, in combination) Four sodium atoms or ions in a compound.

Words with the same origin as tetrasodium

Descendants of sodium
nahcolite namansilite natrophilite sodian sodide sodion
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 tetrastarch tetrasulfonated uranium tetraiodide