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- v. To undergo diazotization.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To subject to such reactions or processes that diazo compounds, or their derivatives, shall be produced by chemical exchange or substitution.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In chem., to treat an aromatic amido compound with nitrous acid so as to introduce the diazo-group of two united atoms of nitrogen which together behave as a dyad radical By this reaction various brilliant dyestuffs are obtained.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. convert (an amine) into a diazo compound
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