hydrazoic acid

hydrazoic acid

noun
a colorless, very explosive, poisonous liquid, HN 3 , having a penetrating odor and irritating to the eyes and mucous membranes.
Also called azoimide.


Origin:
1890–95

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hydrazoic acid (ˌhaɪdrəˈzəʊɪk)
 
n
See also azide a colourless highly explosive liquid. Formula: HN3

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