polyazo

adjective

poly·​azo ¦pä-lē-¦ā-(ˌ)zō How to pronounce polyazo (audio)
-¦a-
of a dye
: containing multiple azo groups in the molecule
… the aqueous ink has a polyazo dye containing at least two azo groups … US Federal News, 4 Oct. 2006

Word History

First Known Use

1893, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of polyazo was in 1893

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“Polyazo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polyazo. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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