hydrazoic acid
noun Etymology: hydr- + azo- + 1-ic Date: 1894 a colorless volatile poisonous explosive liquid HN3 that has a foul odor and yields explosive salts of heavy metals

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  • hydrazoic acid — [hī΄drəzō′ik] n. [ HYDR(O) + AZO + IC] a colorless, volatile, poisonous acid, NHN:N, used in the manufacture of explosives …   English World dictionary

  • Hydrazoic acid — Chembox new Name = Hydrazoic acid ImageFile = Hydrogen azide 2D dimensions.png ImageName = Structure, bonding and dimensions of the hydrogen azide molecule ImageFile1 = Hydrogen azide 3D vdW.png ImageName1 = Hydrazoic acid IUPACName = hydrogen… …   Wikipedia

  • hydrazoic acid — noun a colorless explosive liquid that is volatile and poisonous and foul smelling • Syn: ↑azoimide, ↑hydrogen azide, ↑HN • Hypernyms: ↑hydride, ↑explosive • Substance Meronyms: ↑hydrazoite …   Useful english dictionary

  • hydrazoic acid — azido rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė HN₃ atitikmenys: angl. azoimide; hydrazoic acid; hydrogen azide rus. азоимид; азотистоводородная кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – azoimidas sinonimas – vandenilio trinitridas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hydrazoic acid — /haɪdrəˌzoʊɪk ˈæsəd/ (say huydruh.zohik asuhd) noun a highly toxic acid composed of hydrogen and nitrogen, HN3, occurring as a very explosive, colourless liquid with a penetrating smell …   Australian English dictionary

  • hydrazoic acid — a colorless, very explosive, poisonous liquid, HN3, having a penetrating odor and irritating to the eyes and mucous membranes. Also called azoimide. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrazoic acid — noun The poisonous and explosive compound HN …   Wiktionary

  • hydrazoic — /huy dreuh zoh ik/, adj. noting or pertaining to hydrazoic acid; triazoic. [1890 95; HYDR 2 + AZ + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrazoic — adjective Of or pertaining to hydrazoic acid …   Wiktionary

  • hydrazoic — /haɪdrəˈzoʊɪk/ (say huydruh zohik) adjective denoting or relating to hydrazoic acid; triazoic …   Australian English dictionary

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