carbamino

adjective

carb·​ami·​no ˌkär-bə-ˈmē-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce carbamino (audio)
: relating to any of various carbamic acid derivatives formed by reaction of carbon dioxide with an amino acid or a protein (such as hemoglobin)

Word History

First Known Use

1922, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of carbamino was in 1922

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“Carbamino.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbamino. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

Medical Definition

carbamino

adjective
carb·​ami·​no ˌkär-bə-ˈmē-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce carbamino (audio)
: relating to any of various carbamic acid derivatives formed by reaction of carbon dioxide with an amino acid or a protein (as hemoglobin)
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