hydramide etymology

English word hydramide comes from English amide, English hydro-

Detailed word origin of hydramide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
amide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) Any ionic derivative of ammonia in which a hydrogen atom has been replaced with a metal cation.. (organic chemistry) Any derivative of an oxoacid in which the hydroxyl group has been replaced with an amino or substituted amino group; especially such derivatives of a carboxylic acid, the carboxamides.
hydro- English (eng) (chemistry) hydrogen. (mineralogy) a hydrous compound. (zoology) Hydrozoa. Water.
hydramide English (eng) (organic compound) One of a group of crystalline bodies produced by the action of ammonia on certain aldehydes.

Words with the same origin as hydramide

Descendants of amide
acetamidase amidation amidic amidol amidrazone oxanilide succinamic transamidase
Descendants of hydro-
MHD MHDP MHDT autohydrolysis benzohydroquinone cal dehydroamino dendrohydrology dihydrobromide ectohydric electrohydrodynamic hydrarchy hydrarthrosis hydremia hydrencephalocele hydro hydronymy hydrostratigraphic hydruret hydruria monohydric nonhydric tetrahydrochloride xylohydroquinone