Synonyms
Etymology

1. magnesium

noun. ['mægˈniːziːəm'] a light silver-white ductile bivalent metallic element; in pure form it burns with brilliant white flame; occurs naturally only in combination (as in magnesite and dolomite and carnallite and spinel and olivine).

Synonyms

  • magnesium oxide
  • metallic element
  • magnesite
  • atomic number 12
  • carnallite
  • magnesia
  • periclase
  • bitter spar
  • spinel
  • dolomite
  • Mg
  • metal

Etymology

  • magnesium (Latin)
  • -ium (Latin)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Magnesium Oxide

  • superoxide
  • peroxide
  • dioxide
  • dockside

Example sentences of the word magnesium-oxide


1. Noun Phrase
Doctors often prescribe magnesium oxide for stomach problems such as heartburn.

2. Noun Phrase
Your doctor may prescribe magnesium oxide as an antacid to treat stomach problems or as a laxative.

3.
Noun Phrase
A minor interaction between
magnesium oxide and Xanax exists, according to Drugs.com 1.

4.
Noun Phrase
Magnesium + oxygen →
magnesium oxide**

2. oxide

noun. ['ˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical.

Synonyms

  • zirconium dioxide
  • nitrogen oxide
  • sulphur oxide
  • unslaked lime
  • minium
  • tetroxide
  • silica
  • flowers of zinc
  • philosophers' wool
  • ferric oxide
  • monoxide
  • copper oxide
  • titanium dioxide
  • sulfur oxide
  • calx
  • burnt lime
  • trioxide
  • calcium oxide
  • titanic oxide
  • chemical compound
  • titanium oxide
  • silicon dioxide
  • philosopher's wool
  • peroxide
  • pentoxide
  • lime
  • titania
  • dioxide
  • red lead
  • calcined lime
  • zinc oxide
  • superoxide
  • compound
  • silicon oxide
  • zirconium oxide
  • quicklime
  • fluxing lime

Antonyms

  • rough
  • smooth
  • simple
  • decrease
Synonym.com