azote[az′ōt, ə zōt′]
azote definition by Webster's New World
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Origin: French ; from Classical Greek a-, without plush zōē (see azoic); the gas does not support life: coined by Gayton de Morveau (1737-1816) and amp; Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, French chemists
azote definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Used formerly as a name for nitrogen.
Origin: French; see azo-.