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car·ba·mate

 (kär′bə-māt′, kär-băm′āt′)
n.
A salt or an ester of carbamic acid, especially one used as an insecticide.

carbamate

(ˈkɑːbəˌmeɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of carbamic acid. The salts contain the monovalent ion NH2COO, and the esters contain the group NH2COO–

car•ba•mate

(ˈkɑr bəˌmeɪt, kɑrˈbæm eɪt)

n.
a salt or ester of carbamic acid.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carbamate - a salt (or ester) of carbamic acid
ammonium carbamate - a salt of carbamic acid that is used as a nitrogen fertilizer
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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Because the molecular ions of N-alkylated carbamic acids are stable during GC-MS analysis, the M/M+1 and F/F+1 peak ratios can be easily measured by this technique.
The samples are acidified at the site of measurement when the free carbamic acid formed, which is unstable in acidic solution, immediately decomposes to amine and C[O.