acylamino

adjective ac·yl·ami·no \ˌa-sə-lə-ˈmē-(ˌ)nō, -ˈla-mə-ˌnō\

Definition of acylamino

  1. :  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−

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Origin and Etymology of acylamino

acyl + amino-


First Known Use: 1912


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