Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A colorless compound, which crystallizes in white needles: formed by the action of hydrochloric acid on a mixture of glyoxal and urea. Also called acetylene urea.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A white, crystalline, nitrogenous substance, obtained by the reduction of allantoïn.

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  • noun organic chemistry A nitrogenous substance obtained by reduction of allantoin.

Etymologies

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From glycol and uric.

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