noun ben·zene·di·a·zo·ni·um \ˌben-ˌzēn-ˌdī-ə-ˈzō-nē-əm\

Definition of benzenediazonium



  1. :  a univalent cation C6H5N2 + known best in the form of crystalline explosive salts (such as the chloride C6H5N2Cl made by reaction of aniline hydrochloride and nitrous acid)

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Origin and Etymology of benzenediazonium

benzene + diaz- + -onium

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