from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A prefix, or separate adjective, denoting that the compound to the name of which it is prefixed contains the azoxy group. See the following phrase.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry, especially in combination The divalent functional group of general formula R-N=NO-R'; such compounds are considered the oxides of azo compounds


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