Definition of cyanic in English:

cyanic

adjective

  • 1Chemistry
    Of cyanogen.

    • ‘It is thought that this property is due to the presence of a non-toxic cyanic compound called prunasin.’
  • 2rare Blue; azure.

    ‘the deep cyanic sky’

Origin

Early 19th century: from cyan + -ic.

Pronunciation

cyanic

/sʌɪˈanɪk/