carbamic acid

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car·​bam·​ic acid | \ (ˌ)kär-ˈba-mik- How to pronounce carbamic acid (audio) \

Definition of carbamic acid

: an acid CH3NO2 known in the form of salts and esters that is a half amide of carbonic acid

First Known Use of carbamic acid

1869, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carbamic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary carbamide + -ic entry 1

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“Carbamic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbamic%20acid. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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carbamic acid

noun
car·​bam·​ic acid | \ (ˌ)kär-ˌbam-ik- How to pronounce carbamic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of carbamic acid

: an acid CH3NO2 known in the form of salts and esters

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