Definition of ethanamide in English:


Syllabification: eth·an·a·mide
Pronunciation: /eˈTHanəˌmīd


  • systematic chemical name for acetamide.
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    • The mixture is distilled at about 170°C to remove excess ethanoic acid and water - leaving almost pure ethanamide in the flask.
    • For example, ethanamide forms colourless deliquescent crystals with a melting point of 82°C.

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