What does AZOTE mean in Chemistry?

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Used formerly as a name for nitrogen.

From French azote, from Ancient Greek ἀ- (a-, “without”) + ζωή (zōē, “life”). Named by Antoine Lavoisier, who saw it as the part of air which cannot sustain life.

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What does AZOTE mean?

an obsolete name for nitrogen

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