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sil·i·con ox·ide

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  1. silica, silicon oxide, silicon dioxidenoun

    a white or colorless vitreous insoluble solid (SiO2); various forms occur widely in the earth's crust as quartz or cristobalite or tridymite or lechatelierite


  1. silicon oxidenoun

    Silicon dioxide, silica.


  1. silicon oxide

    Silicon oxide, also known as silica or silicon dioxide, is a chemical compound consisting of silicon and oxygen atoms. The most common form of silica is quartz, a component of stone, concrete, and sand. Silicon oxide is typically a white or colorless crystalline solid, and it is used in many applications, including glass manufacturing, ceramics, and semiconductors. It is also a common additive in food production and various pharmaceutical applications.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of silicon oxide in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of silicon oxide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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