cyanogenetic

adjective cy·a·no·ge·net·ic \ ˌsī-ə-nō-jə-ˈne-tik , sī-ˌa-nō- \
variants: or cyanogenic play \ˌsī-ə-nō-ˈje-nik, sī-ˌa-nō-\

Definition of cyanogenetic

: capable of producing cyanide (such as hydrogen cyanide)
  • a cyanogenetic glucoside

cyanogenesis

play \ˌsī-ə-nō-ˈje-nə-səs, sī-ˌa-nō-\ noun

First Known Use of cyanogenetic

1902

in the meaning defined above

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