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Amides a.k.a. Amide: An amide, also known as an acid amide, is a compound with the functional group RₙEₓNR'₂. Most common are "organic amides", but many other important types of amides are known including phosphor amides and sulfonamides. The term amide refers both to classes of compounds and to the functional group within those compounds.
- also known as Acetamid, 酰胺
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by Henry Watts
AMIDES. Ammonia, NHHH, is capable, under certain circumstances, of exchanging each atom of its hydrogen successively for a metal, or for a compound radicle, acid or basic, — thus giving rise to a numerous class of compounds, all deriving ...
by Jeanne Mager Stellman
The amides are a class of organic compounds which can be regarded as having been derived from either acids or amines. For example, the simple aliphatic amide ace/amide (CH, CO NH2) is related to acetic acid in the sense that the -OH ...
A Dictionary of Science (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
amides 1. Organic compounds containing the group — CO.NH2 (the amide group). Compounds containing this group are primary amides. Secondary and tertiary amides can also exist, in which the hydrogen atoms on ...
Dictionary of Flavors (2008)
by Dolf De Rovira
— Amino Acid Amino Acid 95 Chart 32 Amides Compound Empirical FEMA CFR. ufacturing plants. See FPA, FPA — Safe Audit, and NFPA Safe. American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) — An ...
by John Daintith
Amides are crystalline solids and are basic in nature, some being soluble in water. They can be formed by reaction of ammonia with acid anhydrides: (RCO) 2O + 2NH3 → RCONH2 + RCOO–NH4+ They can also be made by reacting ammonia ...
Encyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)
by Muriel Gargaud
Amides are weak bases, and can be hydrolyzed back to the constituent ...
Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter
percent except under circumstances where its action with amines or amides can result in the formation of nitrosamines.” On the Canadian Hotlist (see) .
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
AMIDES. An amide may be defined as a compound that contains the CO-NH2 radical, or an acid radical(s) substituted for one or more of the hydrogen atoms of an ammonia molecule. Amides may be classified as (1) primary amides which ...
by Editorial Board
The simplest amides are formamide (HCONH2) and acetamide (CH3CONH2). Amides. When OrganicAcids havethe Oxygen inthe terminal -OH group ofO=C- OH replaced by an Nitrogen, then the resulting compound hastheterminal group ...
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