acylamino

adjective

ac·​yl·​ami·​no
ˌa-sə-lə-ˈmē-(ˌ)nō,
-ˈla-mə-ˌnō
: relating to or containing any radical (as acetamido) formed by removal of one hydrogen atom from nitrogen in an organic acid amide and usually having the general formula RCONH−

Word History

Etymology

acyl + amino-

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acylamino was in 1912

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“Acylamino.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acylamino. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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