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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In organic chemistry, any one of a number of compounds, (CH3)2C6H3CONH2, derived from the various xylic acids.

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

  • noun (Chem.) An acid amide derivative of xylic acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance.

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  • noun organic chemistry An acid amide derivative of xylic acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance.

Etymologies

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xyl- +‎ amide

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