from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A chemical compound of a halogen with a more electropositive element or group.
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- n. A salt of any halogen acid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In chem., having a constitution similar to that of common salt; haloid: thus, potassium iodide is a halide salt analogous to sodium chlorid or common salt.
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- n. a salt of any halogen acid
See halogen. (Wiktionary)