a) Of cyanogen or its derivatives.
b) Azure blue.

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  • Cyanic — Cy*an ic (s? ?n ?k), a. [Gr. ky anos a dark blue substance: cf. F. cyanique. Cf. {Kyanite}.] 1. Pertaining to, or containing, cyanogen. [1913 Webster] 2. Of or pertaining to a blue color. [1913 Webster] {Cyanic acid} (Chem.), an acid, {HOCN},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cyanic — [sī an′ik] adj. [ CYAN(O) + IC] 1. of or containing cyanogen 2. blue …   English World dictionary

  • cyanic — /suy an ik/, adj. 1. blue: applied esp. to a series of colors in flowers, including the blues and colors tending toward blue. 2. Chem. containing or pertaining to the cyano group. [1825 35; CYAN 1 + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyanic — cy·an·ic sī an ik adj relating to or containing cyanogen …   Medical dictionary

  • cyanic — cy·an·ic || saɪ ænɪk adj. containing poison cyanide …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cyanic — [sʌɪ anɪk] adjective 1》 Chemistry of cyanogen. 2》 rare blue. Origin C19: from cyan + ic …   English new terms dictionary

  • cyanic — cy·an·ic …   English syllables

  • cyanic — cy•an•ic [[t]saɪˈæn ɪk[/t]] adj. 1) blue: applied esp. to colors in flowers, including blues and colors tending toward blue 2) chem. pertaining to or containing cyanogen • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • cyanic — /saɪˈænɪk/ (say suy anik) adjective 1. blue (applied especially to a series of colours in flowers, including the blues and colours tending towards blue). 2. containing, of, or belonging to cyanogen. {cyan(o) 1 + ic} …   Australian English dictionary

  • cyanic — (ˈ)sī|anik, nēk adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cyan + ic 1. : relating to or containing the cyanogen radical used especially of certain acids and their derivatives 2. [French cyanique, from cyan + ique ic] : having a… …   Useful english dictionary

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