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diazotize

[dahy-az-uh-tahyz] /daɪˈæz əˌtaɪz/
verb (used with object), diazotized, diazotizing. Chemistry
1.
to cause diazotization.
Also, especially British, diazotise.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; di-1 + azote + -ize
Related forms
diazotizable, adjective
diazotizability, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for diazotize

diazotize

/daɪˈeɪzəˌtaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to cause (an aryl amine) to react with nitrous acid to produce a diazonium salt
Derived Forms
diazotization, diazotisation, noun
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