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  • n. A synthetic nitrogenous base, isomeric with urea.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless compound, HON:CHNH2, prepared by the action of hydroxylamine and hydrocyanic acid. It forms rhombic columnar crystals, melting and partly decomposing at 104–105°C. Also called methenylamidoxime.


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