: 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


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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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