<chemistry> A salt of the class formed by the combination of an acid and a base, or by the union of two oxides, two sulphides, selenides, or tellurides, as distinguished from a haloid compound.

Origin: Gr. Both: cf. F. Amphide.

(01 Mar 1998)

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