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Word: compound (chemical)



A homogeneous substance comprising identical molecules (or molecular entities) made up of chemically bonded atoms of two or more elements. In other words, {HeySel} : {tamler} :: {'o'rIS} : {???}

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3 thoughts on “compound (chemical)

    • Rhona Fenwick says:

      ‘o’rIS Segh may equally well describe molecule classes more broadly (e.g. carbonates, alkaloids, amino acids, proteins…), and we have no evidence for mut being applicable to non-living things.

      • Andrew Miller says:

        ‘o’rIS buv would seem to correspond more closely to classes of molecules, by analogy to pab buv part of speech.

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