diazonium

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noun di·a·zo·ni·um \ˌdī-ə-ˈzō-nē-əm\

Definition of diazonium

  1. :  the monovalent cation N2+ that is composed of two nitrogen atoms united to carbon in an organic radical and that usually exists in salts used in the manufacture of azo dyes

Origin and Etymology of diazonium

International Scientific Vocabulary di- + az- + -onium


First Known Use: 1895


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diazonium

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noun di·a·zo·ni·um \ˌdī-ə-ˈzō-nē-əm\

Medical Definition of diazonium

  1. :  the monovalent cation N2+ that is composed of two nitrogen atoms united to carbon in an organic radical and that usually exists in salts used in the manufacture of azo dyes


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