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imide

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noun im·ide \ˈi-ˌmīd\

Definition of imide

  1. :  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

imidic

play \i-ˈmi-dik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of imide

International Scientific Vocabulary, alteration of amide


First Known Use: 1857


Medical Dictionary

imide

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noun im·ide \ˈim-ˌīd\

Medical Definition of imide

  1. :  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

imidic

\im-ˈid-ik\play adjective



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of imide Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about imide


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