a salt of any halogen acid
A salt of any halogen acid.
Potassium iodide is a halide.
Origin: See halogen.
A halide is a binary compound, of which one part is a halogen atom and the other part is an element or radical that is less electronegative than the halogen, to make a fluoride, chloride, bromide, iodide, or astatide compound. Many salts are halides. All Group 1 metals form halides which are white solids at room temperature. A halide ion is a halogen atom bearing a negative charge. The halide anions are fluoride, chloride, bromide, iodide and astatide. Such ions are present in all ionic halide salts. See chloride, bromide, fluoride, and iodide
The numerical value of halide in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of halide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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