peroxy group

noun Chemistry.
the bivalent group –O 2 –, derived from hydrogen peroxide.
Also called peroxy radical.

1970–75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To peroxy-radical
Previous Definition: peroxy-group
Next Definition: peroxy-sulfuric acid
Words Near: peroxy-radical
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for peroxy-radical
More from
Search for articles containing peroxy-radical
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature