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The univalent linear group N3, or any compound that contains this group, many of which are explosive.
az′i·do′ (ăz′ĭ-dō′) adj.
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1. (Elements & Compounds) any compound containing the monovalent group –N3 or the monovalent ion N3–
2. (Elements & Compounds) (modifier) consisting of, containing, or concerned with the group –N3 or the ion N3–: azide group or radical.
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az•ide(ˈæz aɪd, -ɪd, ˈeɪ zaɪd, ˈeɪ zɪd)
any compound containing the univalent group NH3, as sodium azide.
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|Noun||1.||azide - a chemical compound containing the azido group combined with an element or radical|
hydrazoite - a salt of hydrazoic acid
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