Tartramide Tar*tram"ide, n. [Tarto- + amide.] (Chem.) An acid amide derivative of tartaric acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster]

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  • tartramide — (tar tra mi d ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Produit de l action de l ammoniaque sur l éther tartrique …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • tartramide — tar·tra·mide …   English syllables

  • tartramide — ˈtär.trəˌmīd, mə̇d noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tartr + amide : a crystalline compound H2NCO(CHOH)2CONH2 made by the action of alcoholic ammonia on a tartaric ester : the amide of tartaric acid * * * ˈtartraˌmide Chem. [f.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tartr- — combining form or tartro Etymology: French, from tartre tartar, from Middle French more at tartar : tartar : tartaric acid tartramide …   Useful english dictionary

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