Bromide

Bromide is slang for a person who is conventional and commonplace in his habits of thought and conversation.
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bromide

Type: Term Pronunciation: brō′mīd Definitions: 1. The anion Br−; salt of hydrogen bromide (HBr); several salts formerly used as sedatives, hypnotics, and anticonvulsants.
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Bromide

[Japanese culture] In Japan, bromide (ブロマイド), or promide (プロマイド) refers to a category of commercial photographic portraits of celebrities including geisha, singers, actors and actresses of both stage and film, and sports stars. The use of the term `bromide` or `promide` occurs regardless of whether bromide paper was actu...
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Bromide

(see Bromide paper)
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bromide

[n] - any of the salts of hydrobromic acid 2. [n] - a sedative in the form of sodium or potassium bromide
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Bromide

Code name for British Jamming equipment used to counter German 'X-Beams'
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Bromide

A photographic paper used in graphic reproduction, phototypesetting on which a photographic image is created.
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Bromide

A photographic print made on bromide paper.
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Bromide

Bro'mide noun (Chemistry) A compound of bromine with a positive radical.
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bromide

noun any of the salts of hydrobromic acid; formerly used as a sedative but now generally replaced by safer drugs
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bromide

(bro´mīd) any binary compound of bromine. Bromides produce depression of the central nervous system and were formerly widely used for their sedative effect, but were withdrawn because overdosage causes mental disturbances (see bromism).
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Bromide

• (n.) A compound of bromine with a positive radical. • (n.) A person who is conventional and commonplace in his habits of thought and conversation. [Slang] • Alt. of Bromid, paper
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bromide

(from the article `halogen element`) ...(obtained from a single atom) is named by taking the root of the parent element`s name and adding the suffix -ide. Thus the F ion is called ... [2 related articles]
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Bromide

Photographic print made from a negative, or a positive used as a proof.
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bromide

A black and white positive or proof on photographic paper. Traditionally made by contact printing negative film onto white photographic paper (bromide paper) this term now also encompasses positives made by Contact Transfer (CT) or Photomechanical Transfer (PMT).
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bromide

bromide, any of a group of compounds that contain bromine and a more electropositive element or radical. Bromides are formed by the reaction of bromine or a bromide with another substance; they are widely distributed in nature. Most metal bromides are water soluble; exceptions are bromides of copper...
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Bromide

[language] A bromide is a phrase or platitude that, having been employed excessively, suggests insincerity or a lack of originality in the speaker. The term `bromide` derives from the antiquated use of bromide salts in medicine as mild tranquilizers and sedatives. Administration of a `bromide` (such as the original Bromo-Seltzer before 1975...
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Bromide

A bromide is a chemical compound containing a bromide ion or ligand. This is a bromine atom with an ionic charge of −1 (Br−); for example, in caesium bromide, caesium cations (Cs+) are electrically attracted to bromide anions (Br−) to form the electrically neutral ionic compound CsBr. The term `bromide` can also refer to a bromine atom wit.....
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