noun Date: 1891 a compound containing the monovalent group –NCS

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  • Isothiocyanate — General structure of an isothiocyanate Isothiocyanate is the chemical group –N=C=S, formed by substituting sulfur for oxygen in the isocyanate group. Many natural isothiocyanates from plants are produced by enzymatic conversion of metabolites… …   Wikipedia

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  • Isothiocyanate — Structure d un isothiocyanate Le groupe isothiocyanate est le groupe N=C=S, formé par substitution par du soufre de l atome d oxygène du groupe isocyanate. Par exemple, l isothiocyanate d allyle est un composé qu on trouve dans …   Wikipédia en Français

  • isothiocyanate — /uy seuh thuy oh suy euh nayt /, n. a chemical compound containing the univalent radical NCS. [ISO + THIOCYANATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • isothiocyanate — noun any salt or ester of the hypothetical isothiocyanic acid; or the NCS radical or the NCS anion; isomeric with thiocyanate …   Wiktionary

  • isothiocyanate — The radical of isothiocyanic acid, –N=C=S. * * * iso·thio·cy·a·nate .ī sō .thī ō sī ə .nāt n a compound containing the monovalent group NCS: a salt or ester of isothiocyanic acid * * * iso·thi·o·cy·a·nate (i″so thi″o siґə… …   Medical dictionary

  • isothiocyanate — [ˌʌɪsə(ʊ)ˌθʌɪə(ʊ) sʌɪəneɪt] noun Chemistry a compound containing the group ‒N═C═S as a substituent or ligand …   English new terms dictionary

  • isothiocyanate — iso·thio·cyanate …   English syllables

  • isothiocyanate — noun a family of compounds derived from horseradish and radishes and onions and mustards; source of the hotness of those plants and preparations • Hypernyms: ↑chemical irritant • Substance Holonyms: ↑radish, ↑Raphanus sativus, ↑horseradish,… …   Useful english dictionary

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