1. halide

noun. ['ˈhæˌlaɪd'] a salt of any halogen acid.


  • bromide
  • salt
  • iodide
  • tetrahalide
  • fluoride

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Rhymes with Alkyl Halide

  • allied

2. alkyl

noun. any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons.


  • ethyl
  • methyl
  • alkyl radical
  • methyl group
  • alkyl group
  • chemical group
  • ethyl radical
  • radical
  • ethyl group
  • methyl radical


  • old
  • incidental
  • cauline

Sentences with alkyl-halide

1. Noun Phrase
For example, a halogen attached to an alkane molecule (a halogen in a bond with a hydrocarbon) is an alkyl halide, also known as a haloalkane.