how to pronounce hydroxide


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the above transcription of hydroxide is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

hydroxide is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of hydroxide in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… silver zinc potassium hydroxide battery …”

meanings of hydroxide


  1. An univalent anion (OH^-) based on the hydroxyl functional group.
  2. Any substance containing such an anion.

hydroxide frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hydroxide occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with hydroxide


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