diazo

adjective di·azo \ dī-ˈa-(ˌ)zō , -ˈā- \

Definition of diazo

1 a : relating to or containing the group N2 composed of two nitrogen atoms united to a single carbon atom of an organic radical often used in combination
b : relating to or containing diazonium often used in combination
2 : of or relating to a photograph or photocopy whose production involves the use of a coating of a diazo compound that is decomposed by exposure to light

Origin and Etymology of diazo

International Scientific Vocabulary diaz-, diazo-, from di- + az-


Medical Dictionary

diazo

adjective di·azo \ dī-ˈaz-(ˌ)ō \

medical Definition of diazo

1 : relating to or containing the group N2 composed of two nitrogen atoms united to a single carbon atom of an organic radical
2 : relating to or containing diazonium

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