sodium azide

noun

Definition of sodium azide

: a poisonous crystalline salt NaN3 used especially to make lead azide

First Known Use of sodium azide

circa 1937, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sodium azide was circa 1937

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“Sodium azide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sodium%20azide. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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