Definition of Soddy

1. Noun. A house built of sod or adobe laid in horizontal courses.

Exact synonyms: Adobe House, Sod House
Generic synonyms: House



2. Noun. English chemist whose work on radioactive disintegration led to the discovery of isotopes (1877-1956).
Exact synonyms: Frederick Soddy
Generic synonyms: Chemist

Definition of Soddy

1. a. Consisting of sod; covered with sod; turfy.

Definition of Soddy

1. Noun. (alternative form of soddie) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Soddy

1. a house built of sod [n -DIES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Soddy

sodded
sodden
soddened
soddening
soddenly
soddenness
soddennesses
soddens
soddie
soddier
soddies
soddiest
sodding
sodding(a)
sodding hell
soddy (current term)
soddyite
sodger
sodgers
sodian
sodic
sodicanthophyllite
sodicgedrite
sodicities
sodicity
sodiferous
sodio-
sodium
sodium-23
sodium-24

Literary usage of Soddy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Electrical Nature of Matter and Radioactivity by Harry Clary Jones (1906)
"THEORY OF RUTHERFORD AND soddy TO ACCOUNT FOR RADIOACTIVE PHENOMENA The only theory thus far proposed, which accounts at all satisfactorily for the ..."

2. The Electrical Nature of Matter and Radioactivity by Harry Clary Jones (1906)
"THEORY OF RUTHERFORD AND soddy TO ACCOUNT FOR RADIOACTIVE PHENOMENA The only theory thus far proposed, which accounts at all satisfactorily for the ..."

3. The Electrical Nature of Matter and Radioactivity by Harry Clary Jones (1906)
"THEORY OF RUTHERFORD AND soddy TO ACCOUNT FOR RADIOACTIVE PHENOMENA The only theory thus far proposed, which accounts at all satisfactorily for the ..."

4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1907)
"By F. soddy. (Ordered by the General Committee to be printed in THE subject chosen for the discussion, which I have been asked to open is almost as old as ..."

5. The Chemical Effects of Alpha Particles and Electrons by Samuel Colville Lind (1921)
"Nature of Radioactivity—Rutherford-soddy Hypothesis. While it lies outside the province of radiochemistry to consider the subject of radioactivity in its ..."

6. Atomic Theories by F. H. Loring (1921)
"APPENDIX VI THE RUTHERFORD-soddy DISINTEGRATION LAW RADIO-ACTIVE phenomenon is essentially the disintegration of the ..."

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