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hydrogen_fluoride
  • n  a colorless poisonous corrosive liquid made by the action of sulphuric acid on calcium fluoride; solutions in water are hydrofluoric acid
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hydrogen_iodide
  • n  a colorless gas that yields hydroiodic acid in aqueous solution
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hydrogen_ion
  • n  a positively charged atom of hydrogen; that is to say, a normal hydrogen atomic nucleus
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hydrogen_ion_concentration
  • n  the number of moles of hydrogen ions per cubic decimeter
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hydrogen_peroxide
  • n  a viscous liquid with strong oxidizing properties; a powerful bleaching agent; also used (in aqueous solutions) as a mild disinfectant and (in strong concentrations) as an oxidant in rocket fuels
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hydrogen_sulfide
  • n  a sulfide having the unpleasant smell of rotten eggs
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hydrogenation
  • n  a chemical process that adds hydrogen atoms to an unsaturated oil
    food producers use hydrogenation to keep fat from becoming rancid
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hydrography
  • n  the science of the measurement and description and mapping of the surface waters of the earth with special reference to navigation
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hydroid
  • n  colonial coelenterates having the polyp phase dominant
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hydroiodic_acid
  • n  an acid formed by aqueous solution of hydrogen iodide
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hydrolith
  • n  a saltlike binary compound (CaH2) used as a reducing agent and source of hydrogen
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hydrology
  • n  the branch of geology that studies water on the earth and in the atmosphere: its distribution and uses and conservation
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hydrolysis
  • n  a chemical reaction in which water reacts with a compound to produce other compounds; involves the splitting of a bond and the addition of the hydrogen cation and the hydroxide anion from the water
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hydromancy
  • n  divination by water (as by patterns seen in the ebb and flow of the tides)
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hydromantes_brunus
  • n  similar to Shasta salamander; lives in cliff crevices and taluses
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