noun benz·am·ide \ben-ˈza-ˌmīd, -məd, ˈben-zə-ˌmīd\

Definition of benzamide



  1. :  a colorless crystalline compound C6H5CONH2 obtained usually by the action of ammonia on benzoyl chloride; the amide of benzoic acid

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Origin and Etymology of benzamide

German benzamid, from benz- + amid amide

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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