cyanohydrin

noun cy·a·no·hy·drin \ ˌsī-ə-nō-ˈhī-drən , sī-ˌa-nō- \

Definition of cyanohydrin

:any of various compounds containing both cyano and hydroxyl groups

Origin and Etymology of cyanohydrin

International Scientific Vocabulary, from cyan- + hydr- + 1-in


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