amino-


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amino-

pref.
Containing NH2 combined with a nonacid organic radical: aminopyrine.

[From amine.]

amino-

combining form
(Chemistry) indicating the presence of an amino group: aminobenzoic acid.
[from amine]

a•mi•no

(əˈmi noʊ, ˈæm əˌnoʊ)

adj.
containing or pertaining to the univalent group –NH2.
[1900–05; independent use of amino-]

amino-

a combining form of amine used esp. in the names of chemical compounds containing the amino group: aminobenzoic acid.