Tetrazo-
Tetrazo- Tet*raz"o-, a. [Tetra- + azo-.] (Chem.) A combining form (also used adjectively), designating any one of a series of double derivatives of the azo and diazo compounds containing four atoms of nitrogen. [1913 Webster]

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  • tetrazo — tet·ra·zo …   English syllables

  • tetrazo — ˌzō adjective Etymology: tetraz 1. : containing four atoms of nitrogen in the molecule; especially : disazo 2. : tetrakisazo …   Useful english dictionary

  • tetrazo- — combining form see tetraz …   Useful english dictionary

  • C2H2N4 — Tetrazine Tet*raz ine, n. Also in in . [Tetrazo + ine.] (Chem.) A hypothetical compound, {C2H2N4} which may be regarded as benzene with four {CH} groups replaced by nitrogen atoms; also, any of various derivatives of the same. There are three… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CH — Tetrazole Tet*raz ole, n. [Tetrazo + ole.] (Org. Chem.) A crystalline acid substance, {CH2N4}, which may be regarded as pyrrol in which nitrogen atoms replace three {CH} groups; also, any of various derivatives of the same. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CH — Tetrazine Tet*raz ine, n. Also in in . [Tetrazo + ine.] (Chem.) A hypothetical compound, {C2H2N4} which may be regarded as benzene with four {CH} groups replaced by nitrogen atoms; also, any of various derivatives of the same. There are three… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CH2N4 — Tetrazole Tet*raz ole, n. [Tetrazo + ole.] (Org. Chem.) A crystalline acid substance, {CH2N4}, which may be regarded as pyrrol in which nitrogen atoms replace three {CH} groups; also, any of various derivatives of the same. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -in — Tetrazine Tet*raz ine, n. Also in in . [Tetrazo + ine.] (Chem.) A hypothetical compound, {C2H2N4} which may be regarded as benzene with four {CH} groups replaced by nitrogen atoms; also, any of various derivatives of the same. There are three… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tetrazine — Tet*raz ine, n. Also in in . [Tetrazo + ine.] (Chem.) A hypothetical compound, {C2H2N4} which may be regarded as benzene with four {CH} groups replaced by nitrogen atoms; also, any of various derivatives of the same. There are three isomeric… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tetrazole — Tet*raz ole, n. [Tetrazo + ole.] (Org. Chem.) A crystalline acid substance, {CH2N4}, which may be regarded as pyrrol in which nitrogen atoms replace three {CH} groups; also, any of various derivatives of the same. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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