cyano

adjective
cy·​a·​no | \ ˈsī-ə-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce cyano (audio) , sī-ˈa-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce cyano (audio) \

Definition of cyano

: relating to or containing the cyanogen group

First Known Use of cyano

1929, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cyano

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“Cyano.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyano. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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