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organosilicon

[awr-guh-noh-sil-i-kuh n, -kon, awr-gan-oh-] /ˌɔr gə noʊˈsɪl ɪ kən, -ˌkɒn, ɔrˌgæn oʊ-/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
pertaining to or noting an organic compound containing silicon, especially where attached directly to a carbon atom.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; organo- + silicon
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