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Definition of the noun azide

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noun - plural: azides

  1. a chemical compound containing the azido group combined with an element or radical
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic terms: chemical compound / compound = a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
    • more specific word: hydrazoite = a salt of hydrazoic acid

Alternative definition of the noun azide

noun

  1. [chemistry] the univalent N3 radical or functional group or any ester containing this group
  2. [chemistry] the N3- anion or any salt containing this anion

Phrases with Azide

  1. Sodium azide
  2. Triflyl Azide
  3. hydrogen azide
  4. Trifluoromethanesulfonyl azide

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Google previewMorbidity and Mortality (1976)

Sodium azide is a common preservative in many in vitro diagnostic products and is found in concentrations up to 0.1% in diluents used with automatic blood cell counters. After the blood count procedure is completed, the waste (containing ...

Google previewCytochrome Oxidase in Neuronal Metabolism and Alzheimer’s Disease (2013)

by Francisco Gonzalez-Lima

For example, azide is a potent inhibitor of various peroxidases at acidic pH, but has little or no effect on these enzymes at neutral or alkaline pH (Keilin, Hartree, Cecil, & Ogston, 1951). Furthermore, although azide has an avid affinity for ...

Google previewHazardous Materials Chemistry for Emergency Responders, Third Edition (2013)

by Robert Burke

Lead azide is a severe explosion risk and should be handled under water; it is also a primary detonating compound. Hydrazoic acid or hydrogen azide is a dangerous explosion risk when shocked or heated. It is the gas-forming agent in many ...

Google previewChemistry, The Science in Context (2016)

Chemistry, Chemistry by CTI Reviews

Azide: Azide is the anion with the formula N 3 −. It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid. N 3 − is a linear anion thatis isoelectronic withCO 2 and N 2 O. Per valence bondtheory, azide can be describedby severalresonance structures, ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry (2016)

Chemistry, Organic chemistry by CTI Reviews

Azide is the anion with the formula N3−. It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid (HN3). N3 − is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with CO2 and N2O. Per valence bond theory, azide can be described by several resonance structures, ...

Google previewPrinciples of Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry (2016)

Chemistry, Inorganic chemistry by CTI Reviews

Azide is the anion with the formula N3−. It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid (HN3). N3− is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with CO2 and N2O. Per valence bond theory, azide can be described by several resonance structures, ...

Google previewChemistry and Chemical Reactivity (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Azide is the anion with the formula N3−. It is the ...

Google previewPhysical Methods in Bioinorganic Chemistry, Spectroscopy and Magnetism (2016)

Chemistry, Inorganic chemistry by CTI Reviews

Azide is the anion with the formula N3−. It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid (HN3). N3− is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with CO2 and N2O. Per valence bond theory, azide can be described by several resonance structures, ...

Google previewRF / Microwave Interaction with Biological Tissues (2006)

by André Vander Vorst, Arye Rosen, Youji Kotsuka

The sodium azide is a preservative. In addition, the loss factor depends on the concentration of sodium chloride. The relative permittivity and conductivity can be controlled by the quantity of polyethylene powder and sodium chloride.

Google previewTerrorism and WMDs (2011)

Awareness and Response by John Pichtel

PRIMARY EXPLOSIVE: LEAD AZIDE Lead azide is the most popular primary explosive in use today (Figure 6.4). It is rated as highly sensitive to both friction and shock. The velocity of detonation is approximately 17,500 fps. Its color ...

Google previewTransport Processes in Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Organisms (1996)

by W.N. Konings, H.R. Kaback, J.S. Lolkema

Signal sequence proofreading Sodium azide is an inhibitor of the Sec-dependent protein translocation pathway in E. coli [110] and B. subtilis [111]. Inhibition of protein translocation by sodium azide is due to a block of the translocation ATPase ...

Google previewScience of Synthesis: Houben-Weyl Methods of Molecular Transformations Vol. 2 (2014)

Compounds of Groups 7-3 (Mn..., Cr..., V..., Ti..., Sc..., La..., Ac...) by Tsuneo Imamoto

Azide is the ubiquitous ligand ...

Google previewSynthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry, Volume 3, 1996 (2014)

Volume 3: Phosphorus, Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth by W. A. Herrmann, Hans Karsch

Trimethylsilyl azide is a toxic liquid which on hydrolysis forms explosive hydrogen azide.

Google previewExotic Animal Formulary (2012)

by James W. Carpenter

sodium azide is a plant and animal cell mutagen; proper hygiene and handling is advised Sodium bicarbonate tablets (Alka-Seltzer, Bayer) 2-4 tablets/L bath29 Euthanasia; generates CO2; use when other agents unavailable; keep aquatic ...

Google previewChemistry of Hazardous Materials (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Azide is the anion with the formula N3−. It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid . N3− is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with CO2 and N2O. Per valence bond theory, azide can be described by several resonance structures, an important ...

Google previewCracking the AP Biology Exam 2018, Premium Edition (2017)

by Princeton Review

B Sodium azide is an inhibitor. The graph shows that more substrate is needed, but eventually it can reach the same speeds as the uninhibited graph. This means that it is a competitive inhibitor that competes with the substrate for the active ...

Google previewForensic Nursing Science (2010)

by Virginia A. Lynch, Janet Barber Duval

Sodium azide is the propellant used to initiate the deployment cycle in most air bag designs today. When it is ignited, the gaseous by-products of combustion fill the bag. The module cover and deploying air bag have produced injuries and ...

Google previewSarup's Dictionary of Biotechnology (2000)

by Rita Singh

Azide method: The coupling of protected amino acids or peptide fragments by the azide method offers an essentially racemization- free method to form the peptide bond. This widely used procedure was initiated by Curtius over 80 years ago.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Azasetron • Azide (N3–) Azasetron (mol wt 350) An antiemetic agent. N O O CH3 NH N Cl O Azatadine (mol wt 290) An antihistaminic agent that competes with histamine for H-1 receptor sites on the effector cells. N N CH 3 Azathioprine ...

Google previewHawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary (2016)

by Robert A. Lewis

azide. Any of a group of compounds having the characteristic formula R(N3)x . R may be almost any metal atom, a hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, the ammonium radical, a complex ([CO(NH3)6], [Hg(CN)2M] with M = Cu, Zn, Co, Ni) an ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (2012)

by John M. Lackie

azide Usually the sodium salt NaN3, an inhibitor of electron transport that blocks electron flow from cytochrome oxidase to oxygen. Frequently used to prevent growth of microorganisms in e.g. refrigerated antisera or chromatography columns.

Google previewEncyclopedia and Handbook of Materials, Parts and Finishes, Third Edition (2016)

by Mel Schwartz

The azides are a group of explosives containing no oxygen. They are compounds of hydrogen or a metal and a monovalent N3 radical. Hydrogen azide, HN3, or axoic acid, and its ...

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Azide Meaning

Video shows what azide means. the univalent N3 radical or functional group or any ester containing this group. the N3- anion or any salt containing this anion.

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Scrabble value of A1Z10I1D2E1

The value of this 5-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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