Definition of isonitrile in English:

isonitrile

Line breaks: iso|ni¦trile
Pronunciation: /ˌʌɪsə(ʊ)ˈnʌɪtrʌɪl
 
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noun

Chemistry
Another term for isocyanide.
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  • This paper is a study of stable compounds having bivalent carbon atoms of the carbon monoxide type, esters of fulminic acid, and isonitriles.

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