amidin

[ am-i-din ]
/ ˈæm ɪ dɪn /
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noun

the soluble matter of starch.

Nearby words

  1. amidah,
  2. amidase,
  3. amidate,
  4. amide,
  5. amidic,
  6. amidine,
  7. amidinohydrazone,
  8. amido-,
  9. amidogen,
  10. amidohydrolase

Origin of amidin

1825–35; < Medieval Latin amid(um) starch (alteration of Latin amylum; see amyl) + -in2

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