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cyanogenetic

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adjective cy·a·no·ge·net·ic \ˌsī-ə-nō-jə-ˈne-tik, sī-ˌa-nō-\

Definition of cyanogenetic

  1. :  capable of producing cyanide (as hydrogen cyanide) <a cyanogenetic glucoside>

cyanogenesis play \-ˈje-nə-səs\ noun


1902

First Known Use of cyanogenetic

1902

Variants of cyanogenetic

or cyanogenic play \-ˈje-nik\

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