Definition of Amide. Meaning of Amide. Synonyms of Amide

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Definition of Amide

Amide
Amide Am"ide (?; 277), n. [Ammonia + -ide.] (Chem.) A compound formed by the union of amidogen with an acid element or radical. It may also be regarded as ammonia in which one or more hydrogen atoms have been replaced by an acid atom or radical. Acid amide, a neutral compound formed by the substitution of the amido group for hydroxyl in an acid.

Meaning of Amide from wikipedia

- In organic chemistry, an amide (/ˈæmaɪd/ or /ˈæmɪd/ or /ˈeɪmaɪd/ (listen), also known as an organic amide or a carboxamide, is a compound with the general...
- Sodium amide, commonly called sodamide (systematic name sodium azanide), is the inorganic compound with the formula NaNH2. It is a salt composed of the...
- hydroxyl ion) attacks the carbon of the carbonyl group of the ester or amide. In an aqueous base, hydroxyl ions are better nucleophiles than polar molecules...
- B family of medications, specifically the vitamin B3 complex. It is an amide of nicotinic acid. Foods that contain nicotinamide include yeast, meat,...
- Lithium amide or lithium azanide is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula LiNH2. It is a white solid with a tetragonal crystal structure. Lithium...
- A peptide bond is an amide type of covalent chemical bond linking two consecutive alpha-amino acids from C1 (carbon number one) of one alpha-amino acid...
- A lactam is a cyclic amide, formally derived from an amino alkanoic acid. The term is a portmanteau of the words lactone + amide. Gr**** prefixes in alphabetical...
- Glutathione amide reductase (EC 1.8.1.16, GAR) is an enzyme with systematic name glutathione amide:NAD+ oxidoreductase. This enzyme catalyses the following...
- Amide group may refer to: Amide, an organic functional group characterized by a carbonyl group linked to a nitrogen atom, or a compound that contains...
- Amide reduction is a reaction in organic synthesis where an amide is reduced to either an amine or an aldehyde functional group. Catalytic hydrogenation...
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