containing the diazo group.
Other definitions for diazo- (2 of 2)
a combining form with the meaning “diazo group,” used in the formation of compound words: diazomethane.
- Also especially before a vowel, diaz-.
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How to use diazo in a sentence
Ordinarily the diazo appears a little earlier than the Widal reaction—about the fourth or fifth day—but it may be delayed.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
The result is a diazo-salt; aniline, for example, giving diazobenzene chloride, and toluidine diazotoluene chloride.Coal | Raphael Meldola
A new phase in the technology of tar-products was entered upon when Witt caused a diazo-salt to act upon diamidobenzene.Coal | Raphael Meldola
When the para-position is occupied, the diazo group takes the ortho-position.
The constitution of the isomeric diazo hydroxides has given rise to much discussion.
British Dictionary definitions for diazo
of, consisting of, or containing the divalent group, =N:N, or the divalent group, -N:N-: diazo compound See also azo
Also: dyeline of or relating to the reproduction of documents using the bleaching action of ultraviolet radiation on diazonium salts
a document produced by this method
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