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diazo

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adjective di·azo \dī-ˈa-(ˌ)zō, -ˈā-\

Definition of diazo

  1. 1 a :  relating to or containing the group N2 composed of two nitrogen atoms united to a single carbon atom of an organic radical —often used in combination b :  relating to or containing diazonium —often used in combination

  2. 2 :  of or relating to a photograph or photocopy whose production involves the use of a coating of a diazo compound that is decomposed by exposure to light



Origin of diazo

International Scientific Vocabulary diaz-, diazo-, from di- + az-


First Known Use: 1878


Medical Dictionary

diazo

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adjective di·azo \dī-ˈaz-(ˌ)ō\

Medical Definition of diazo

  1. 1:  relating to or containing the group N2 composed of two nitrogen atoms united to a single carbon atom of an organic radical

  2. 2:  relating to or containing diazonium




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