ammonium cyanate

ammonium cyanate
noun Date: circa 1881 an inorganic white crystalline salt NH4CNO that can be converted into organic urea

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  • Ammonium cyanate — 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ammonium cyanate — Chem. a white, crystalline solid, CH4N2O, soluble in alcohol, that is converted into urea when heated. * * * …   Universalium

  • ammonium cyanate — noun : a white crystalline salt NH4OCN that changes into urea on standing or on heating in an aqueous solution * * * Chem. a white, crystalline solid, CH4N2O, soluble in alcohol, that is converted into urea when heated …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cyanate D'ammonium — Général Nom IUPAC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 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

  • cyanate — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1825 a salt (as ammonium cyanate) or ester of cyanic acid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cyanate d'ammonium — Général Nom IUPAC Cyanate d ammo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 22981-32-4 — Cyanate d ammonium Cyanate d ammonium Général Nom IUPAC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • CONH22 — 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • NH4OCN — 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,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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