Definition of naphthalide in English:

naphthalide

noun

Chemistry
  • A derivative of naphthalene; specifically a compound containing the monovalent naphthalene radical, C₁₀H₇—, or the naphthalenide anion, C₁₀H₈ −.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From naphthal- + -ide.

Pronunciation

naphthalide

/ˈnapθəlʌɪd//ˈnafθəlʌɪd/