• A halide is a binary compound, of which one part is a halogen atom and the other part is an element or radical that is less electronegative (or more electropositive) than the halogen, to make a fluoride, chloride, bromide, iodide, astatide,
  • A halide ion is a halogen atom bearing a negative charge. The halide anions are fluoride (F−), chloride (Cl−), bromide (Br−), iodide (I−) and astatide (At−). Such ions are present in all ionic halide salts. Halide minerals contain halides.

    Definition of halide in English Dictionary

  • NounPLhalidesSUF-ide
    1. (chemistry) A salt of any halogen acid.
      1. Potassium iodide is a halide.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -ide
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      Meaning of halide for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "halide" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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