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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Hydride \Hy"dride\, n. [Hydr- + ide.] (Chem.)
A compound of the binary type, in which hydrogen is united
with some other element.
lith"i*um hy"dride, n. (Chem.) A hydride of lithium, LiH,
commonly used as a powerful reducing agent in organic
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: any binary compound formed by the union of hydrogen and
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