urazine

noun

ura·​zine
ˈyu̇rəˌzēn,
-zə̇n
plural -s
1
: a crystalline compound C2H4N4O2 that is an amino derivative of urazole
2
: an isomeric crystalline compound C2H4N4O2 derived from tetrazine or theoretically as a condensation product of two molecules of urea

called also para-urazine

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary ur- entry 1 + az- + -ine; originally formed as German urazin

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“Urazine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urazine. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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