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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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