isonitroso

adjective
iso·​ni·​tro·​so | \ ¦īsəˌnī‧¦trō(ˌ)sō also ¦īzə \

Definition of isonitroso

 (Entry 1 of 2)
: containing the bivalent hydroxy-imino group =NOH

isonitroso-

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Definition of isonitroso- (Entry 2 of 2)
: containing the bivalent hydroxy-imino group =NOH related to the nitroso group and characteristic of oximes isonitrosoacetone CH3COCH=NOH

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History and Etymology for isonitroso

Adjective

isonitroso-

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International Scientific Vocabulary is- + nitroso-

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“Isonitroso.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isonitroso. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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