binary compound

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binary compound

A term for a compound composed of only two elements.
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This derived equation was carefully modified so that it can be applied over a wide range of semiconductors including binary compounds.
A New Class of Nanostructured Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Semiconductors Based on II-VI Binary Compounds (Jing Li and Ruibo Zhang)
The teaching of inorganic chemistry considered binary compounds of the elements, periodic trends, redox behaviour and stability of aqueous species.