[ az-een, -in, ey-zeen, ey-zin ]
/ ˈæz in, -ɪn, ˈeɪ zin, ˈeɪ zɪn /
Words nearby azine
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British Dictionary definitions for azine
/ (ˈeɪziːn, -zɪn) /
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Science definitions for azine
[ ăz′ēn′, ā′zēn′ ]
Any of various organic compounds, such as pyridine or pyrimidine, that have a ring structure like that of benzene but with one or more carbon atoms replaced by a nitrogen atom. Azines are heterocyclic compounds.
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