Translation of hydroxide in Spanish:

hydroxide

hidróxido, n.

Pronunciation /haɪˈdrɑkˌsaɪd//hʌɪˈdrɒksʌɪd/

noun

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    hidróxido masculine
    • Soaps are created by the chemical reaction of a fatty acid with an alkali metal hydroxide.
    • Nitrates are formed from reacting nitric acid with metal oxides, hydroxides, or carbonates.
    • Therefore, they are neutralized by the hydroxide and hydrogen ions, and the resultant solution is neutral.
    • Initially, the ammonia and carbon dioxide reacts with water to form the weak electrolytes, ammonium hydroxide and carbonic acid.
    • Carbonates and hydroxides are generally insoluble.