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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The oxime HO-N=CH-CH=N-OH produced by the action of hydroxylamine on glyoxal

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white, crystalline, nitrogenous substance, produced by the action of hydroxylamine on glyoxal, and belonging to the class of oximes; also, any one of a group of substances resembling glyoxime proper, and of which it is a type. See oxime.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless compound, HON:CHCH: NOH, prepared by the action of hydroxylamine on glyoxal. It crystallizes in trimetrie plates and melts at 178° C.

Etymologies

From glyoxal and oxime. (Wiktionary)

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