Origin of azofrom azote
- containing nitrogen: azole
- containing the divalent radical N:N: azobenzene
Origin of azo-from azote
Origin of azoFrom azo-
Origin of azo-From French azote nitrogen Greek a- not ; see a- 1. Greek zōē life (from the fact that nitrogen does not support respiration) ; see gwei- in Indo-European roots.
- (chemistry) containing nitrogen
- (organic chemistry) Having a bivalent azo group (-N=N-) as a substituent