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[dahy-uh-zeen, -zin, dahy-az-een, -in] /ˈdaɪ əˌzin, -zɪn, daɪˈæz in, -ɪn/
noun, Chemistry.
any of three isomeric compounds having the formula C 4 H 4 N 2 , containing a ring of four carbon atoms and two nitrogen atoms.
Origin of diazine
diaz- + -ine2 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for diazine


/ˈdaɪəˌziːn; daɪˈæziːn; -ɪn/
any organic compound whose molecules contain a hexagonal ring of four carbon atoms and two nitrogen atoms, esp any of three isomers with the formula C4N2H4 See also pyrimidine
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diazine in Medicine

diazine di·a·zine (dī'ə-zēn', dī-āz'ĭn)
A compound containing a benzene ring in which two of the carbon atoms have been replaced by nitrogen atoms.

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