amidate

transitive verb
am·​i·​date | \ -ˌdāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of amidate

1 : to convert into an amide
2 : aminate

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Other Words from amidate

amidation \ ˌaməˈdāshən \ noun, plural -s

First Known Use of amidate

1846, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for amidate

amid- + -ate

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“Amidate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amidate. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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