Definitions for "Superoxide"
Keywords:  anion, univalent, radical, ion, sawyer
A compound that contains the O2- ion, such as KO2.
a compound containing the O2 anion
a metallic oxide containing the univalent anion O2-
An unstable molecule that is very reactive and has the potential to do damage to nerve cells; O 2- is a common one.
A destructive reactive oxygen species produced as a byproduct of some oxidation reactions.
Keywords:  peroxide, see
See Peroxide.