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Parent Hydrides

R-2.2.2 Homogeneous hydrides other than hydrocarbons or boron hydrides

A compounds consisting of a unbranched chain containing several identical heteroatoms saturated with hydrogen atoms, may be names by citing the appropriate multiplying prefix (with no elision of the terminal vowel of the multiplying prefix) followed by the appropriate name of the hydride according to R-2.1. If necessary, a symbol is used, according to R-1.1.

Examples to R-2.2.2

R-2.2.3 Heterogeneous hydrides

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