imide

noun
im·​ide | \ˈi-ˌmīd \

Definition of imide 

: a compound containing the NH group that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a metal or an equivalent of acid groups — compare amide

Other Words from imide

imidic \ i-​ˈmi-​dik \ adjective

First Known Use of imide

1857, in the meaning defined above

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imidazole

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imidic acid

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imido ester

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imide

noun
im·​ide | \ˈim-ˌīd \

Medical Definition of imide 

: a compound containing the NH group that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a metal or an equivalent of acid radicals — compare amide

Other Words from imide

imidic \ im-​ˈid-​ik \ adjective

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