cyanate

noun
cy·​a·​nate | \ ˈsī-ə-ˌnāt How to pronounce cyanate (audio) , -nət \

Definition of cyanate

: a salt (such as ammonium cyanate) or ester of cyanic acid

First Known Use of cyanate

1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Cyanate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyanate. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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