noun mel·am \ˈmeˌlam\

Definition of melam



  1. :  an amorphous compound C6H9N11 obtained by heating ammonium thiocyanate or as a by-product in the preparation of melamine

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Origin and Etymology of melam

German, from mel- (origin unknown) + -am (probably from New Latin ammonia)

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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