Meaning of BOROHYDRIDE in English


Pronunciation: ˌ bo ̇ r- ō - ' h ī - ˌ dr ī d

Function: noun

Date: 1940

: the anion BH 4 - of boron and hydrogen that is used especially as a reducing agent and as a source of hydrogen atoms also : any of various compounds (as of metals) containing the borohydride anion

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