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thiocyanate

[thahy-oh-sahy-uh-neyt]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. a salt or ester of thiocyanic acid, as sodium thiocyanate, NaSCN.
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Also thi·o·cy·a·nide [thahy-oh-sahy-uh-nahyd] /ˌθaɪ oʊˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd/,

Origin of thiocyanate

First recorded in 1875–80; thio- + cyanate
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British Dictionary definitions for thiocyanate

thiocyanate

noun
  1. any salt or ester of thiocyanic acid
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