hydroxide

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hydroxide a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group
    • n hydroxide a compound of an oxide with water
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hydroxide (Chem) A hydrate; a substance containing hydrogen and oxygen, made by combining water with an oxide, and yielding water by elimination. The hydroxides are regarded as compounds of hydroxyl, united usually with basic element or radical; as, calcium hydroxide ethyl hydroxide .
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hydroxide hī-droks′īd a metallic or basic radical combined with one or more hydroxyl groups
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hydro-, 2 + oxide,

Usage

In literature:

From the filtrate alkalies throw down zirconium hydroxide, free from iron.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 441, June 14, 1884." by Various
The ferrous solution, used for reducing the silver citrate, had been brought to exact neutrality with sodium hydroxide.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 711, August 17, 1889" by Various
Cellulose is also soluble in an ammoniacal solution of copper hydroxide.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
The finger to be distended is cut from the hand at the second joint and placed in the hydroxide.
"The Science of Fingerprints" by Federal Bureau of Investigation
The caustic alkalies; sodium hydroxide, NaOH, or potassium hydroxide KOH, have a most deleterious action on wool.
"The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
Its chemical name, of course, is magnesium hydroxide, or Mg(OH){2}, and you'd have one thousand quarts in that ton.
"Subversive" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Wash the potassium hydroxid with 2 portions of chloroform of 10 cc.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Now to the etherial solution, add about half its volume of a concentrated solution of potassium hydroxide in methyl alcohol.
"The Chemistry of Plant Life" by Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
The bismuth hydroxide so obtained is finally reduced by hydrogen.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
It is prepared from nitrobenzene by reducing it with stannous chloride and sodium hydroxide.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
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In news:

What is the best way to wash aluminum hydroxide precipitate.
What is the best way to wash aluminum hydroxide precipitate to a final conductivity of between 300-350 microsiemens/cm.
When you soap up, foam made up of fatty acids and sodium hydroxide sticks to dirt, oil and bacteria, allowing them to be rinsed away.
A handheld thermometer indicates a 10-12 degree temperature rise, as iron becomes a corrosion-resistant passivation layer of iron oxy hydroxid...
As the filtered water flows through the cell, a small amount of DC current is applied to the cell blades, which under electrolysis , produces hypochlorous acid, hydrochloric acid, sodium hydroxide and hydrogen gas.
Cimbar Performance Minerals recently announced that now manufactures magnesium hydroxide .
Magnesium hydroxide is a naturally ground white powder that compares to alumina trihydrate and acts as a flame retardant/smoke suppressant mineral used for many industrial purposes.
Authorities are investigating a train derailment in Wetzel County that spilled about 3 tons of sodium hydroxide pellets.
Sodium hydroxide, also known as lye , is a chemical used in the production of paper, soap, detergent and drain cleaner.
To the other sample add 2 mL 0.1N sodium hydroxide (will be applied to Plexa PAX cartridge ).
What is the best way to wash aluminum hydroxide precipitate .
Most teak cleaners are not detergents - many contain strong acids or alkalis such as oxalic acid, potassium or sodium hydroxide, or hydrogen chloride in varying strengths designed to do the tough job of cleaning worn and weathered teak .
Hazardous materials spill in industrial Menlo Park Firefighters respond to reported spill of hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide.
Cimbar Performance Minerals recently announced that now manufactures magnesium hydroxide.
Magnesium hydroxide is a naturally ground white powder that compares to alumina trihydrate and acts as a flame retardant/smoke suppressant mineral used for many industrial purposes.
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In science:

Sodium hydroxide solution: 1 N sodium hydroxide (Fluka). Ammonium hydroxide solution: 5 N ammonium hydroxide (Aldrich). Ammonium hydroxide is kept in the fridge.
Silver Staining of Proteins in 2DE Gels
Add successively 7.5 ml of 1N sodium hydroxide, 7.5 ml of 5N ammonium hydroxide and 12 ml of 1N silver nitrate. Upon addition of silver nitrate, a transient brown precipitate forms, which should redissolve within a few seconds (see Note 3).
Silver Staining of Proteins in 2DE Gels
Add successively 7.5 ml of 1N sodium hydroxide, 7.5 ml of 5N ammonium hydroxide and 12 ml of 1N silver nitrate. Upon addition of silver nitrate, a transient brown precipitate forms, which should redissolve within a few seconds (see Note 3).
Silver Staining of Proteins in 2DE Gels
For NEMO-3, the holes have been produced by irradiating the Mylar at JINR with an ion beam and then by etching the Mylar in a Sodium hydroxide solution.
Review of double beta experiments
Ellie EJ et al. 2005 Hydroxide-catalysis bonding for stable optical systems for space Class.
LISA technology and instrumentation
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