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1. A colorless or pale yellow aromatic liquid, C3H3NS, containing a ring composed of a nitrogen atom, a sulfur atom, and three carbon atoms, used in making dyes and fungicides.
2. Any of various derivatives of this compound.


(ˈθaɪəˌzəʊl) or


1. (Chemistry) a colourless liquid with a pungent smell that contains a ring system composed of three carbon atoms, a sulphur atom, and a nitrogen atom. It is used in dyes and fungicides. Formula: C3H3NS
2. (Elements & Compounds) any of a group of compounds derived from this substance that are used in dyes


(ˈθaɪ əˌzoʊl)

1. a colorless, slightly water-miscible liquid, C3H3NS.
2. any of various derivatives of this substance, used as dyes or reagents.
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These parent terms give context for the definition of thiazoles as organic sulfur compounds that are 1-ring heterocyclic azoles.
Kumari, Synthesis of Some New 2, 4-disubstituted thiazoles as Possible Antibacterial and Anti-Inflammatory Agents.
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Other common structural motifs within active clusters identified by this structural analysis were nitrobenzenes (including nitrophenols) and thiazoles.
Synthesis and antimicrobial activity of some of new 1,1,3- trisubstituted cyclobutane-containing thiazoles, succinimide and phthalimide derivatives.
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This eventually produces many important classes of flavour compounds including furans, pyrazines, pyrroles, oxazoles, thiophenes, thiazoles and other heterocyclic compounds (Figure 5; Melton, 1999).
Thiazoles containing N=C-S moiety has been employed as antipsychotic [10] and antimalarial [11].
Jagadeesha, Synthesis and pharmacological activity of some 4(substituted)-2-[4-arylhydrazono-3-methyl-5-oxo-2-pyrazolin-1-yl] thiazoles, Indian J.
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Sulfur-containlng compounds are ordered into acyclic, including sulfoxides, sulfides, thiols, thioesters, thiocyanates, and isothiocyanates, and cyclic compounds, including thiofurans and thiazoles.