/ (ˈhaɪdrəˌzaɪd) /
any of a class of chemical compounds that result when hydrogen in hydrazine or any of its derivatives is replaced by an acid radical
- hydraulic ram,
- hydraulic suspension,
- hydraulic torque converter,
- hydrazoic acid,
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[ hī′drə-zīd′ ]
A compound formed by combining hydrazine with an acyl compound. Hydrazides are important in the manufacture of certain medicines.
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