Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The radical NH2CO.

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  • n. The univalent radical NH2-CO- derived from urea by loss of an amino group

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

carbam(ic acid) + -yl.

Examples

  • The study includes infants, toddlers and children up to the age of five, who are suffering from the most severe forms of the following UCDs: ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) deficiency, carbamoyl-phosphate synthetase I (CPS I) deficiency or argininosuccinate-synthetase (ASS) deficiency, also called citrullinemia.

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