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organomagnesium

[awr-guh-noh-mag-nee-zee-uh m, -zhuh m, -shee-uh m, awr-gan-oh-] /ˌɔr gə noʊ mægˈni zi əm, -ʒəm, -ʃi əm, ɔrˌgæn oʊ-/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
pertaining to or noting an organic compound, especially an organic halide, containing magnesium linked to carbon.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; organo- + magnesium
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