from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Containing a nitrogen group, especially N=N.
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- adj. azote, nitrogen
- adj. Applied loosely to compounds having nitrogen variously combined, as in cyanides, nitrates, etc.
- adj. Now especially applied to compounds containing a two atom nitrogen group (-N=N-) uniting two hydrocarbon radicals, as in azobenzene etc.
From azo-.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)