Definition of chlorazide
: a colorless highly explosive gas ClN3 made by the reaction of sodium azide with sodium hypochlorite; chlorine azide
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of chlorazide
International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + azide; probably originally formed as German chlorazid
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up chlorazide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).