chlorazide

noun chlor·az·ide \klōrˈaˌzīd, -zə̇d, ˈklōrə-\

Definition of chlorazide

plural

-s

  1. :  a colorless highly explosive gas ClN3 made by the reaction of sodium azide with sodium hypochlorite; chlorine azide

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Origin and Etymology of chlorazide

International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + azide; probably originally formed as German chlorazid


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