Definitions

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

  • adj. Of or relating to imides or an imide.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to an imide

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, containing, or combined with, the radical NH, which is called the imido group.

Etymologies

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

From imido-, from imide.

Examples

  • By the mid 1980's we had developed what I call well-defined catalysts for both the olefin and acetylene metathesis reactions that contained sterically protecting imido and/or alkoxide ligands.

    Richard R. Schrock - Autobiography

  • I was impressed by the high oxidation state chemistry of osmium imido complexes being carried out by K. Barry Sharpless at MIT and invited him to DuPont to give a talk, probably in late 1974.

    Richard R. Schrock - Autobiography

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