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a·cryl·a·mide

 (ə-krĭl′ə-mīd′)
n.
A readily polymerized amide, C3H5NO, derived from acrylic acid and used in synthetic fibers and sewage treatment. It is a carcinogen and is present in some foods, especially starches and cereals that are cooked at high temperatures.

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acrylamide

(əˈkrɪləˌmaɪd)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a chemical compound that forms in certain foods when exposed to high temperature
2. (Elements & Compounds) a chemical compound produced for industry
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a•cryl•a•mide

(əˈkrɪl əˌmaɪd, -mɪd)

n.
a colorless, odorless, toxic crystalline compound, C3H5NO, used in organic synthesis, as of textile fibers, in ore processing, and in sewage treatment.
(acryl (ic) + amide]
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Noun1.acrylamide - a white crystalline amide of propenoic acid can damage the nervous system and is carcinogenic in laboratory animalsacrylamide - a white crystalline amide of propenoic acid can damage the nervous system and is carcinogenic in laboratory animals; "they claimed that acrylamide is produced when certain carbohydrates are baked or fried at high temperatures"
amide - any organic compound containing the group -CONH2
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acrylamide

n (Chem) → Acrylamid nt
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a·cryl·a·mide

n. acrilamida, agente causante potencial de cáncer.
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acrylamide

n acrilamida
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Three grades of polymers were prepared by same method using different concentration of acrylamide monomer. The synthetic details of the different grades of polymers are given in Table 1.
Figure 1 shows the FTIR spectrum of the polypropylene before and after being grafted with the polar acrylamide monomer (AAm), using 25% by mass of AAm with respect to the PP.
Furthermore, since the polymerization rate depends on the concentrations of the acrylamide monomer and bisacrylamide crosslinker, they are expected to change for each precursor solution.
The use of PAMs will inherently result in some amount of acrylamide monomer being present.
Baker), ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA;99%, Fluka), N,N'-methylenebisacrylamide (99.5%, Fluka), 2,2'-azobis(2-methylpropionamidine) dihydrochloride (98%, Fluka), acrylamide monomer (99%, Sigma-Aldrich), and distilled water.
A photosensitive holographic recording composition characterized in that the composition is a water-soluble photopolymer comprising an acrylamide monomer and the composition further comprises glycerol or a glycerol derivative.