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  • n. One of a group of crystalline bodies produced by the action of ammonia on certain aldehydes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a group of crystalline bodies produced by the action of ammonia on certain aldehydes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The name of a class of crystalline compounds, N2R3 (where R is any alkyl radical), formed by the action of ammonia on aldehydes, chiefly those of the aromatic series.

Etymologies

hydro- +‎ amide (Wiktionary)

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