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


\¦a-sə-(ˌ)tō-ˈtäl-yə-ˌwīd, ə-ˌsē-tō-\

Definition of acetotoluidide



  1. :  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

First Known Use: 1863

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