cyanate
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1825 a salt (as ammonium cyanate) or ester of cyanic acid

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  • Cyanate — Cy a*nate (s? ? n?t), n. [Cf. F. cuanate. See {Cyanic}.] (Chem.) A salt of cyanic acid. [1913 Webster] {Ammonium cyanate} (Chem.), a remarkable white crystalline substance, {NH4.O.CN}, which passes, on standing, to the organic compound, urea, {CO …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cyanāte — Cyanāte, Cyansäuresalze, z. B. Kaliumcyanat, cyansaures Kali …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • cyanate — ● cyanate nom masculin Sel ou ester de l acide cyanique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Cyanate — Cyanate,   Singular Cyanat das, (e)s, Salze und Ester der Cyansäure …   Universal-Lexikon

  • cyanate — [sī′ə nāt΄] n. 1. a salt of cyanic acid containing the monovalent, negative radical CNO 2. an uncharged ester of this acid …   English World dictionary

  • Cyanate — Not to be confused with fulminate. Space filling model of the cyanate anion. The cyanate ion is an anion with the chemical formula written as [OCN]− or [NCO]−. In aqueous solution it acts as a base, forming isocyanic acid, HNCO. The cyanate ion… …   Wikipedia

  • Cyanate — ion cyanate Structure de l ion cyanate …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cyanate — cianatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė NCO(M,R) atitikmenys: angl. cyanate rus. цианат …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • cyanate — /suy euh nayt , nit/, n. Chem. a salt or ester of cyanic acid. [1835 45; CYAN(IC ACID) + ATE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyanate — noun Any salt or ester of cyanic acid See Also: isocyanate, thiocyanate, isothiocyanate, pseudohalogen …   Wiktionary

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