thiazole

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noun thi·a·zole \ˈthī-ə-ˌzōl\

Definition of thiazole

  1. 1 :  a colorless basic liquid C3H3NS consisting of a 5-membered ring and having an odor like pyridine

  2. 2 :  any of various thiazole derivatives including some used in medicine and others important as chemical accelerators

Origin and Etymology of thiazole

International Scientific Vocabulary thi- + azole


First Known Use: 1888


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thiazole

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noun thi·a·zole \ˈthī-ə-ˌzōl\

Medical Definition of thiazole

  1. 1:  a colorless basic liquid C3H3NS consisting of a 5-membered ring and having an odor like pyridine

  2. 2:  any of various thiazole derivatives including some that are used in medicine and others that are important as chemical accelerators


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