noun Etymology: sulfonic + amide Date: 1881 any of various amides (as sulfanilamide) of a sulfonic acid; also sulfa drug

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  • Sulfonamide — may refer to:* Sulfonamide (chemistry) the sulfonamide functional group (organic chemistry) * Sulfonamide (medicine) the group of sulfonamide antibacterial drugs …   Wikipedia

  • sulfonamide — ● sulfonamide nom masculin Nom générique des amides des acides sulfoniques, de formule générale RSO2―NR′R″ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sulfonamide — [sul fän′ə mīd΄, sul fän′əmid] n. [ SULFON(YL) + AMIDE] any of the sulfa drugs, as sulfadiazine, containing the group or the monovalent, negative radical SO2NH2 …   English World dictionary

  • Sulfonamide — Allgemeine Struktur des para Amino benzolsulfonamids eines primären Amins. R ist ein Organylrest …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sulfonamide — Sulfon|amide,   Amidderivate der Sulfonsäuren, allgemeine Formel R SO2 NR R (R = aliphatischer oder aromatischer Rest, R , R = Wasserstoff oder organische Reste). Sulfonamide werden u. a. durch Reaktion von Sulfonylchloriden mit Ammoniak oder… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sulfonamide — /sul fon euh muyd , mid, sul feuh nam uyd, id/, n. Pharm. See sulfa drug. [1900 05; SULFON(IC ACID) + AMIDE] * * * ▪ chemical compound also spelled  Sulphonamide,         any member of a class of chemical compounds, the amides of sulfonic acids.… …   Universalium

  • sulfonamide — sul·fon·amide or chiefly Brit sul·phon·amide .səl fän ə .mīd, məd; fō nə .mīd n any of various amides (as sulfanilamide) of a sulfonic acid also SULFA DRUG * * * sul·fon·a·mide (səl fonґə mīd) 1. an organic compound containing the… …   Medical dictionary

  • sulfonamide — sulfamidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė RSO₂NH₂ atitikmenys: angl. sulfamide; sulfonamide rus. сульфамид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sulfonamide — (sul fon ah maīd) A chemotherapeutic agent that has the SO2 NH2 group and is a derivative of sulfanilamide …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • sulfonamide — noun a) Any amide of a sulfonic acid RS(=O)NR. b) Any of a group of antibiotics; a sulfa drug …   Wiktionary

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