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Pronunciation of Aldehydes: Learn how to pronounce Aldehydes in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word aldehyde:

noun
Chemistry
an organic compound containing the group CHO, formed by the oxidation of alcohols. Typical aldehydes include methanal (formaldehyde) and ethanal (acetaldehyde).
Derivatives

aldehydic

Pronunciation: /ˌaldɪˈhɪdɪk/

adjective
Origin:

mid 19th century: shortened from Latin alcohol dehydrogenatum ‘alcohol deprived of hydrogen’