imide

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

im·ide

noun \ˈi-ˌmīd\

Definition of IMIDE

:  a compound containing the NH group that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a metal or an equivalent of acid groups — compare amide
im·id·ic \i-ˈmi-dik\ adjective

Origin of IMIDE

International Scientific Vocabulary, alteration of amide
First Known Use: 1857

im·ide

noun \ˈim-ˌīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of IMIDE

: a compound containing the NH group that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a metal or an equivalent of acid radicals—compare amide
im·id·ic \im-ˈid-ik\ adjective

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: imidic acid
Previous Word in the Dictionary: imidazole
All Words Near: imide

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up imide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More