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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any organic compound containing the group -CONH2.

Usage examples (15)
  • Lactacystin is a cyclic amide, which is also known as a lactam.
  • The amide so obtained can be purified by any conventional procedure.
  • It is highly probable that it may be in some form approximating to amide nitrogen.
  • The dotted red lines are hydrogen bonds between amide and carbonyl groups in the peptide bonds. for more
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