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suboxide

[suhb-ok-sahyd, -sid] /sʌbˈɒk saɪd, -sɪd/
noun, Chemistry
1.
the oxide of an element that contains the smallest proportion of oxygen.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; sub- + oxide
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British Dictionary definitions for suboxide

suboxide

/sʌbˈɒksaɪd/
noun
1.
an oxide of an element containing less oxygen than the common oxide formed by the element: carbon suboxide, C2O3
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