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am·ide

 (ăm′īd′, -ĭd)
n.
1. An organic compound, such as acetamide, containing the CONH2 group.
2. The anion of ammonia, NH2- or a compound containing this anion, such as sodium amide, NaNH2.


a·mid′ic (ə-mĭd′ĭk, ă-mĭd′-) adj.

amide

(ˈæmaɪd)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) any organic compound containing the functional group -CONH2
2. (Elements & Compounds) (modifier) consisting of, containing, or concerned with the group -CONH2: amide group or radical.
3. (Elements & Compounds) an inorganic compound having the general formula M(NH2)x, where M is a metal atom
[C19: from am(monia) + -ide]
amidic adj

am•ide

(ˈæm aɪd, -ɪd)

n.
1. a metallic derivative of ammonia in which the −NH2 group is retained, as potassium amide, KNH2.
2. an organic compound formed from ammonia by replacing a hydrogen atom by an acyl.
[1840–50; am (monia) + -ide]
a•mid•ic (əˈmɪd ɪk) adj.

am·ide

(ăm′īd′)
A compound containing the radical CONH2.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amide - any organic compound containing the group -CONH2
acetamide, ethanamide - a colorless solid amide of acetic acid used as a solvent and in the synthesis of organic compounds
acrylamide - 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"
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
peptide - amide combining the amino group of one amino acid with the carboxyl group of another; usually obtained by partial hydrolysis of protein
propanamide, proprionamide - the amide of propionic acid (C2H5CONH2)
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[8] were able to graft poly (amidoamine) (PAMAM) dendrimers onto a CF surface by repeated Michael addition and amidation reactions.
From thirty tree motifs of EcPIN1c, three belonged to membrane transport; eight belonged to protein kinase phosphorylation site (PKC), three belonged to casein kinase 2 (CK2) site, two belonged to amidation, three belonged to Asn glycosylation, and fourteen belonged to myristoylation sites.
Generally, different molecules can be functionalized onto CNTs by amidation or esterification reactions [68, 69].
Asn has similar structure to aspartate, and it can be deaminated to form aspartate in an ATP-dependent amidation reaction [8].
Jeon, "New approach for porous chitosan-graphene matrix preparation through enhanced amidation for synergic detection of dopamine and uric acid," ACS Omega, vol.
Sreedhar, "Magnetic Cu[Fe.sub.2][O.sub.4] nanoparticles: a retrievable catalyst for oxidative amidation of aldehydes with amine hydrochloride salts," Tetrahedron, vol.
CNCs with high emulsifying performance were heterogeneously modified as emulsifiers for the formation of oil in water Pickering emulsions through a two-step chemical process including the hydrazone reaction and the amidation reaction [17].
The existence of C-terminal amidation of each Caeridin was confirmed with the appropriated positioned G residue playing as the amide donor.
The primary and secondary amine cathinones react with the derivatization reagent L-TPC in the presence of sodium carbonate, and the amidation reaction occurs between the acid chloride in L-TPC and the amine group of the target analytes.
Tang, "Synthesis and flotation performance of fatty acid collectors by amidation," M&P Industrial Minerals & Processing, vol.
The protein sequence contained 4 protein kinase C phosphorylation sites, 3 casein kinase, phosphorylation sites, 3 N-myristoyl sites and 1 amidation site too.
Initial studies in the laboratory showed that the substrate molar ratio, reaction time, temperature, enzyme concentration and step of amine added have a significant influence in the amidation reaction (15).