polyhydric

polyhydric
Containing more than one hydroxyl group, as in p. alcohols (glycerol, C3H5(OH)3) or p. acids (o-phosphoric acid, OP(OH)3).

* * *

poly·hy·dric (pol″e-hiґdrik) containing more than two hydroxyl groups.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • polyhydric — [päl΄ihī dräk′sēpäl΄i hī′drik΄] adj. [ POLY + HYDR(OXYL) + IC] containing more than one hydroxyl group (OH) in the molecule: also polyhydroxy [päl΄ihī dräk′sē] …   English World dictionary

  • polyhydric — /pol ee huy drik/, adj. Chem. (esp. of alcohols and phenols) polyhydroxy. [1875 80; POLY + HYDRIC1] * * * …   Universalium

  • polyhydric — adjective containing two or more hydroxy groups …   Wiktionary

  • polyhydric — poly·hydric …   English syllables

  • polyhydric — “+ adjective Etymology: poly + hydric 1. archaic : containing more than one atom of acid hydrogen 2. : polyhydroxy used especially of alcohols and phenols …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyhydric alcohol — noun A polyol …   Wiktionary

  • polyhydric alcohol — polyol …   Medical dictionary

  • polyhydric alcohol — /ˌpɒlihaɪdrɪk ˈælkəhɒl/ (say .poleehuydrik alkuhhol) noun an alcohol which contains two or more hydroxyl groups …  

  • Diapause — is the delay in development in response to regularly and recurring periods of adverse environmental conditions.[1][2] It is considered to be a physiological state of dormancy with very specific initiating and inhibiting conditions. Diapause is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Polyester resin — Unsaturated Polyester Resin. The term generally used for unsaturated (means containing chemical double bonds) resins formed by the reaction of dibasic organic acids and polyhydric alcohols, basic component of SMC/BMC.Unsaturated polyesters are… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”