Phosphamic
Phospham Phos"pham, n. [Phosphorus + ammonia.] (Chem.) An inert amorphous white powder, {PN2H}, obtained by passing ammonia over heated phosphorus. [Spelt also {phosphame}.] -- {Phos"pham"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

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  • phosphamic — phos·pham·ic …   English syllables

  • phosphamic acid — (ˈ)fä|sfamik noun Etymology: phosphamic from phosph + amidogen + ic : amidophosphoric acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphamic acid — R–NH–PO3H2, one of the three types of high energy phosphates (the others being phosphophosphoric acids and phosphosulfuric acids) …   Medical dictionary

  • Amic — Am ic, a. [L. ammonia + ic.] (Chem.) Related to, or derived, ammonia; used chiefly as a suffix; as, amic acid; phosphamic acid. [1913 Webster] {Amic acid} (Chem.), one of a class of nitrogenized acids somewhat resembling amides. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amic acid — Amic Am ic, a. [L. ammonia + ic.] (Chem.) Related to, or derived, ammonia; used chiefly as a suffix; as, amic acid; phosphamic acid. [1913 Webster] {Amic acid} (Chem.), one of a class of nitrogenized acids somewhat resembling amides. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • compound — 1. In chemistry, a substance formed by the covalent or electrostatic union of two or more elements, generally differing entirely in physical characteristics from any of its components. 2. In pharmacy, denoting a preparation containing several… …   Medical dictionary

  • amidophosphoric acid — ə|mēdō| ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ , |aməˌdō| noun Etymology: amid + phosphoric : an acid PONH2(OH)2 derived from phosphoric acid by replacement of one hydroxyl group by an amido group called also phosphamic acid, phosphoramidic acid …   Useful english dictionary

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