azlon

[ az-lon ]
/ ˈæz lɒn /

noun Chemistry.

any of the class of textile fibers derived from such proteins as casein or zein.

Nearby words

  1. azimuthal projection,
  2. azimuthal quantum number,
  3. azine,
  4. azine dye,
  5. azlocillin sodium,
  6. aznar,
  7. azo,
  8. azo dye,
  9. azo group,
  10. azo-

Origin of azlon

az- + -lon, modeled on nylon

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