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hydrogen iodide


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A corrosive, colorless suffocating gas, HI, used to manufacture hydriodic acid.

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  • noun inorganic chemistry a colourless gas with molecular formula HI, having a suffocating smell; it forms hydriodic acid when dissolved in water

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  • noun a colorless gas that yields hydroiodic acid in aqueous solution


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