tartramide

noun tar·tra·mide \ ˈtär‧trəˌmīd , -mə̇d \

Definition of tartramide

: a crystalline compound H2NCO(CHOH)2CONH2 made by the action of alcoholic ammonia on a tartaric ester : the amide of tartaric acid

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Origin and Etymology of tartramide

International Scientific Vocabulary tartr- + amide


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