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cy·a·nu·ric acid(sī′ə-no͝or′ĭk, -nyo͝or′-)
A white crystalline acid, C3H3N3O3, that decomposes with heating to form cyanic acid gas, used in manufacture of sanitizers and herbicides.
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cy′a•nu′ric ac′id(ˈsaɪ əˈnʊər ɪk, -ˈnyʊər-, ˌsaɪ-)
a white crystalline solid, C3H3O3N3∙2H2O, used chiefly in organic synthesis.
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|Noun||1.||cyanuric acid - a trimer of cyanic acid|
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
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