valeramide

noun

val·​er·​amide
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: any of four crystalline amides C4H9CONH2 derived from the valeric acids
especially : the normal amide CH3(CH2)3CONH2

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary valer- + -amide

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“Valeramide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/valeramide. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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