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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An extremely poisonous salt of a certain acid; Any of a class of organic compounds containing a particular radical.

Usage examples (30)
  • However, bitter almonds are used for almond flavoring and do contain cyanide, which is removed for making things like extracts.
  • The word cyanide floated at intervals down the aisle.
  • The cyanide is a standard part of the Tigers 'uniform.
  • Crushing releases the water-soluble cyanide, which is carried off in the water. for more
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