cyano-
combining form see cyan-

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cyano- — 1 a combining form meaning blue, dark blue, used in the formation of compound words: cyanotype. Also, esp. before a vowel, cyan 1. [ < Gk kýano(s) dark blue (adj.), dark blue substance (n.)] cyano 2 a combining form representing cyanide in the… …   Universalium

  • cyano — ● cyano nom masculin Radical monovalent ―C≡N …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cyano- — [sī′ə nō΄, sī′ənə; sī an′ō, sī an′ə] [ModL < Gr kyanos, the color blue < or akin to Hittite kuwanna(n) , copper (blue)] combining form 1. dark blue 2. Chem. of or containing the cyanogen group …   English World dictionary

  • cyano- — cyan(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. kuanos « bleu sombre ». cyan , cyani , cyano CHIM élément, du gr. kuanos, bleu sombre , qui indique la présence du radical C+=N dans une molécule. ⇒CYAN , CYANI , CYANO , élément préf. Élément préf. tiré du gr. « bleu… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cyano — /suy euh noh , suy an oh/, adj. Chem. containing the cyano group. [1960 65; independent use of CYANO 3] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyano — ˈsīə(ˌ)nō adjective Etymology: cyan : relating to or containing the cyanogen group used especially of organic compounds; compare cyan 2 * * * /suy euh noh , suy an oh/, adj. Chem. containing the cyano group. [1960 65; independent use of CYANO 3] …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyano — noun a univalent functional group, CN, consisting of a carbon and a nitrogen atom joined with a triple bond; organic compounds containing a cyano group are nitriles …   Wiktionary

  • cyano — cy•a•no [[t]ˈsaɪ əˌnoʊ, saɪˈæn oʊ[/t]] adj. chem. containing cyanogen • Etymology: 1960–65; independent use of cyano II …   From formal English to slang

  • cyano- — I aff. a combining form meaning “blue, dark blue”: cyanobacteria[/ex] • Etymology: comb. form of Gk kýanos dark blue enamel, azurite < an uncert. source, akin to Hittitekuwannaazurite II cyano chem. aff. a combining form used in the names of… …   From formal English to slang

  • cyano- — cian(o) statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Grupė. formulė N≡C– atitikmenys: angl. cyano rus. циано …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • cyano- — cian(o) statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Ligandas. formulė CN⁻ atitikmenys: angl. cyano rus. циано …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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