tetrazolium
noun Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary tetrazole (CH2N4) Date: 1895 a monovalent cation or group CH3N4 that is analogous to ammonium; also any of several of its derivatives used especially as electron acceptors to test for metabolic activity in living cells

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  • tetrazolium — tet·ra·zo·li·um …   English syllables

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