pseudourea

noun pseu·do·urea \¦sü(ˌ)dō+\

Definition of pseudourea

  1. :  the tautomeric enol form HN=C(OH)NH2 of urea known in the form of its esters —called also isourea

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Origin and Etymology of pseudourea

New Latin, from pseud- + urea


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