Definition of isonitrile in English:

isonitrile

noun

Chemistry
  • another term for isocyanide
    • ‘This paper is a study of stable compounds having bivalent carbon atoms of the carbon monoxide type, esters of fulminic acid, and isonitriles.’

Pronunciation:

isonitrile

/ˌʌɪsə(ʊ)ˈnʌɪtrʌɪl/