hydrazone

noun

hy·​dra·​zone ˈhī-drə-ˌzōn How to pronounce hydrazone (audio)
: any of a class of compounds containing the group >C=NNHR formed by the action of hydrazine or a substituted hydrazine (as phenylhydrazine) on a compound containing a carbonyl group (as an aldehyde or ketone)

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“Hydrazone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydrazone. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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