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- n. The complex anion, Au(CN)2-, produced when gold is dissolved as part of the cyanide process.
- n. Any salt containing this anion.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A double cyanide of gold and some other metal or radical; -- called also cyanaurate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In chem., a double cyanide, one of the bases of which is gold: as, potassium aurocyanide, KAu(CN)4.
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