amidophosphoric acid

noun
ami·​do·​phos·​phor·​ic acid | \ ¦aməˌdō¦-\

Definition of amidophosphoric acid

: an acid PONH2(OH)2 derived from phosphoric acid by replacement of one hydroxyl group by an amido group

called also phosphamic acid, phosphoramidic acid

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First Known Use of amidophosphoric acid

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amidophosphoric acid

amid- + phosphoric

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“Amidophosphoric acid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amidophosphoric%20acid. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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