Definition of thiocyanate in English:

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thiocyanate

Pronunciation: /ˌθʌɪə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪəneɪt/

noun

Chemistry
A salt containing the anion SCN.
Example sentences
  • Why for instance does the use of two different monovalent salts, potassium thiocyanate and potassium chloride, produce such different results?
  • The DNA was prepared using guanidine thiocyanate, ethanol precipitation, protease K digestion, chloroform extraction and ethanol precipitation as described previously, and dissolved in TE buffer.
  • It was mixed in a water-based solution of cobalt thiocyanate, ferric chloride, and various acids.

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Line breaks: thio|cyan|ate

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