cyanohydrin

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cy·a·no·hy·drin

noun \-ˈhī-drən\

Definition of CYANOHYDRIN

:  any of various compounds containing both cyano and hydroxyl groups

Origin of CYANOHYDRIN

International Scientific Vocabulary, from cyan- + hydr- + 1-in
First Known Use: 1925

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