What does azo- mean?

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  1. azo-(Prefix)

    containing nitrogen

  2. azo-(Prefix)

    Having a bivalent azo group (-N=N-) as a substituent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Azo-

    a combining form of azote

  2. Azo-

    applied loosely to compounds having nitrogen variously combined, as in cyanides, nitrates, etc

  3. Azo-

    now especially applied to compounds containing a two atom nitrogen group uniting two hydrocarbon radicals, as in azobenzene, azobenzoic, etc. These compounds furnish many artificial dyes. See Diazo-

  4. Origin: [See Azote.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Azo-

    in combination, for Azote.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of azo- in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of azo- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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