neotetrazolium etymology

English word neotetrazolium comes from English neo-, English tetrazolium

Detailed word origin of neotetrazolium

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neo- English (eng) (organic chemistry) Being a newly-discovered or -synthesized variant of an existing compound. (organic chemistry) Having a structure, similar to that of neopentane, in which each hydrogen atom of a methyl group has been replaced by an alkyl group. Contemporary. New.
tetrazolium English (eng) (organic chemistry) A univalent cation derived from a tetrazole.
neotetrazolium English (eng) A stain used in the chloride form to detect dehydrogenases.

Words with the same origin as neotetrazolium

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