How to Pronounce iodide?

Correct pronunciation for the word "iodide" is [ˈa͡ɪədˌa͡ɪd], [ˈa‍ɪədˌa‍ɪd], [ˈaɪ_ə_d_ˌaɪ_d].

"Iodide" in context

Iodide is a form of iodine that contains one less atom than elemental iodine. It is considered to be a salt because it forms when iodine atoms bind to either an anion or a cation. Iodide can be found naturally in seaweed and plants as well as in iodized salt and other food items. Iodide has numerous benefits for human health and is necessary for proper functioning of the thyroid gland. It is essential for the production of certain hormones. Additionally, it is believed to help protect against cancer, heart disease, and other conditions.

Iodide can be ingested either via food sources or supplements.


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