cyanuric acid definition by Webster's New World
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a white, crystalline acid, CN(OH), made by heating urea and used in making melamine, bleaches, etc.
Origin: cyan(o)- plush uric
cyanuric acid definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A white crystalline acid, C3N3(OH)3, that decomposes with heating to form cyanic acid.