diazotize

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verb di·az·o·tize \dī-ˈa-zə-ˌtīz\

Definition of diazotize

diazotized

diazotizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to convert (a compound) into a diazo compound (as a diazonium salt)

diazotization

play \-ˌa-zə-tə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of diazotize

International Scientific Vocabulary di- + azote nitrogen + -ize — more at az-


First Known Use: circa 1889


Medical Dictionary

diazotize

transitive verb di·az·o·tize

Medical Definition of diazotize

diazotized

or British

diazotised

;

diazotizing

or British

diazotising

  1. :  to convert (a compound) into a diazo compound (as a diazonium salt)

diazotization

or British

diazotisation

\-ˌaz-ət-ə-ˈzā-shən\play noun

Variants of diazotize

or British

diazotise

\dī-ˈaz-ə-ˌtīz\play

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