Definition of biguanide in English:


Line breaks: bi|guan¦ide
Pronunciation: /bʌɪˈgwɑːnʌɪd/

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[mass noun] Chemistry
A crystalline compound with basic properties, made by condensation of two guanidine molecules.
  • Chemical formula: NH(C(NH)(NH2))2

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