Definitions from The Online Plain Text English Dictionary:
() A combining form of azote
() Applied loosely to compounds having nitrogen variously combined, as in cyanides, nitrates, etc.
() Now especially applied to compounds containing a two atom nitrogen group uniting two hydrocarbon radicals, as in azobenzene, azobenzoic, etc. These compounds furnish many artificial dyes. See Diazo-.
OPTED is a public domain English word list dictionary, based on the public domain portion of "The Project Gutenberg Etext of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary" which is in turn based on the 1913 US Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. (See Project Gutenburg.)
<< Go back
Search completed in 0.03 seconds.