hydrogen azide


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Noun1.hydrogen azide - a colorless explosive liquid that is volatile and poisonous and foul-smellinghydrogen azide - a colorless explosive liquid that is volatile and poisonous and foul-smelling
explosive - a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
hydrazoite - a salt of hydrazoic acid
hydride - any binary compound formed by the union of hydrogen and other elements
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Staff at the clinical immunology laboratories made their own way to A&E at the nearby Queen Elizabeth Hospital when they were evacuated because of the leak of hydrogen azide gas, shortly before noon on Tuesday.
Mr Lawton added: "The chemical spillage had caused the release of a small quantity of hydrogen azide gas.
When sodium azide is dissolved in water it forms a toxic hydrogen azide gas, with generation of azide ions being the possible reason for its genotoxicity and cytotoxicity in Allium cepa test systems.