epoxide

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epoxide

 [ĕ-pok´sīd]
an organic compound resulting from the union of an oxygen atom with two other atoms, usually carbon, that are themselves joined together. Commonly referred to as epoxy. See also epoxy resin.

epoxide

/epox·ide/ (ĕ-pok´sīd) an organic compound containing a reactive group resulting from the union of an oxygen atom with two other atoms, usually carbon, that are themselves joined together.

Epoxide

Chlordiazepoxide, see there.

epoxide

any compound containing a three-membered ring of two carbon atoms and one oxygen atom, e.g. oxirane.