diazo-


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diazo-

(dī-az'ō),
Prefix denoting a compound containing the R-N=N-X or R=N2 grouping, where X is not carbon (except for CN). An example is diazomethane, CH2N2. Compare: azo-.
[G. di-, two, + Fr. azote, nitrogen]

diazo-

prefix indicating a chemical compound containing the group, ─N ═ N─; diazole, diazine.

diazo-

Prefix denoting a compound containing the ≡C-N=N-X grouping, where X is not carbon (except for CN), or the grouping N2 attached by one atom to carbon.
Compare: azo-
[G. di-, two, + Fr. azote, nitrogen]

diazo-

the group −N2−.