Definition of Methoxide

1. Noun. (chemistry) The anion CH3O derived from methanol by the loss of a proton. ¹



2. Noun. (chemistry) Any salt of this anion. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Methoxide

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Methoxide

methopholine
methoprene
methopterin
methorphan
methorphinan
methoserpidine
methotrexate
methotrexate sodium
methotrexates
methotrimeprazine
methought
methoxamine
methoxamine hydrochloride
methoxatin
methoxetamine
methoxide (current term)
methoxides
methoxsalen
methoxy
methoxy-
methoxyamination
methoxyamine
methoxybenzene
methoxybenzenes
methoxybenzyl
methoxycarbonyl
methoxychlor
methoxychlors
methoxydimethyltryptamines
methoxydine

Literary usage of Methoxide

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"At the concentrations employed, it is assumed that potassium methoxide is largely dissociated so that both potassium and methoxide ion concentrations are ..."

2. Technical Reports and Scientific Papers by Imperial Institute (Great Britain), Frederick Augustus Abel (1903)
"It is already known that in the presence of sodium methoxide, certain oximes furnish chiefly the isomeric ethers in which the alkyl group is joined to ..."

3. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1908)
"From the above 2-chloro-5-amino- pyridine by the action of sodium methoxide. 3-Hydroxypyridine also couples in alkaline solution with benzenediazonium ..."

4. Experimental Organic Chemistry by Augustus Price West (1920)
"It may be prepared by the interaction of sodium methoxide and methyl iodide : HHHH II II H— C— ONa+I— C— H •*• Nal+H— C— 0— C— ..."

5. Chemistry, Inorganic and Organic: With Experiments by Charles Loudon Bloxam, John Millar Thomson (1907)
"'(Sodium hydroxide cannot be substituted for the methoxide because water would be one of the product;-, and this decomposes tilt hydroxylamine. ..."

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