calcium hydride


calcium hydride
noun
a saltlike binary compound (CaH2) used as a reducing agent and source of hydrogen (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑hydrolith
Hypernyms: ↑hydride

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noun
: a saltlike compound CaH2 that is white and crystalline when pure but is usually obtained in gray to gray-brown lumps and that is used chiefly as a reducing agent in the preparation of powdered metals, as a portable source of hydrogen, and as a drying agent — called also hydrolith

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