thioacetamide etymology

English word thioacetamide comes from English acetamide ((organic compound) The amide of acetic acid, CH3CONH2.), English thio-

Detailed word origin of thioacetamide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
acetamide English (eng) (organic compound) The amide of acetic acid, CH3CONH2.
thio- English (eng) (chemistry) containing sulfur / sulphur, especially a compound in which oxygen has been replaced by this element.
thioacetamide English (eng) (organic compound) An organosulfur compound with chemical formula C2H5NS, a white crystalline solid that is soluble in water and serves as a source of hydrogen sulfide in the synthesis of organic and inorganic compounds.

Words with the same origin as thioacetamide

Descendants of acetamide
acetamidase
Descendants of thio-
aurothiomalate bisthiourea dialkylthiourea thioacetic acid thioalkaloid thioaminal thioanisole thiobarbiturate thiobenzanilide thiocarboxylic thiocyanuric thiodiglycol thioethyl thioformaldehyde thioguanosine thiohemiketal thiometalate thiophilic thiopurine thiopyridone thiopyrimidine thioquinone thiosulfate thiotrophic thiouridine