<chemistry> A binary compound of silicon, or one regarded as binary.

<chemistry> Hydrogen silicide, a colourless, spontaneously inflammable gas, SiH4, produced artifically from silicon, and analogous to methane.

Synonyms: silico-methane, silicon hydride, and formerly siliciureted hydrogen.

(01 Mar 1998)

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