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hydrogenous

[hahy-droj-uh-nuh s] /haɪˈdrɒdʒ ə nəs/
adjective
1.
of or containing hydrogen.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; hydrogen + -ous
Related forms
nonhydrogenous, adjective
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Examples from the web for hydrogenous
  • The cask is constructed of stainless steel, depleted uranium, and a hydrogenous neutron shield.
  • The need to distinguish between and is particularly important when working with hydrogenous materials.
  • The designer should consider not using hydrogenous fluids where they might become contaminated with tritium.
  • These detectors are used in conjunction with a neutron source to locate hydrogenous materials such as oil, natural gas, and water.
British Dictionary definitions for hydrogenous

hydrogenous

/haɪˈdrɒdʒɪnəs/
adjective
1.
of or containing hydrogen
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