cyanohydrin definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few compounds containing both CN and OH radicals.
    • Any element having both a hydroxy and a cyanide useful team, specifically one having these teams connected to the exact same carbon atom.
    • any natural mixture where the cyano radical -CN while the hydroxyl radical -OH are connected to the same carbon atom
    • any one of a number of compounds containing both CN and OH radicals.
    • Any element having both a hydroxy and a cyanide practical group, specifically one having these groups attached to the same carbon atom.
    • any organic chemical in which the cyano radical -CN in addition to hydroxyl radical -OH tend to be connected to the same carbon atom

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