Definition of ethanamide in English:

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Pronunciation: /eˈTHanəˌmīd/


Systematic chemical name for acetamide.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: eth·an·a·mide

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