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Relating to or containing a pair of bonded nitrogen atoms, one of which is also bonded to a carbon atom.
1. (Chemistry) of, consisting of, or containing the divalent group, =N:N, or the divalent group, -N:N-: diazo compound. See also azo
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) Also: dyeline of or relating to the reproduction of documents using the bleaching action of ultraviolet radiation on diazonium salts
n, pl -os or -oes
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a document produced by this method
di•az•o(daɪˈæz oʊ, -ˈeɪ zoʊ)
containing the bivalent group -N=N- united with a hydrocarbon group.
|Adj.||1.||diazo - relating to or containing diazonium|