Meaning of BOROHYDRIDE in English

BOROHYDRIDE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌbȯr-ō-ˈhī-ˌdrīd ]

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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