acetotoluidide

noun ace·to·to·lu·i·dide \ ¦a-sə-(ˌ)tō-tə-ˈlü-ə-ˌdīd , ə-ˌsē-tō- \
variants: or less commonly acetotoluide \¦a-sə-(ˌ)tō-ˈtäl-yə-ˌwīd, ə-ˌsē-tō-\

Definition of acetotoluidide

plural -s
:any of three crystalline isomeric compounds CH3CONHC6H4CH3 made by acetylating the toluidines

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Origin and Etymology of acetotoluidide

International Scientific Vocabulary acet- + -toluidide (from toluid- + -ide) or toluide


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