amidine

[ am-i-deen, -din ]
/ ˈæm ɪˌdin, -dɪn /

noun Chemistry.

any of a group of compounds containing the CN2H3 group, some of which have marked pharmacological action.

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Origin of amidine

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Medical definitions for amidine

amidine
[ ămĭ-dēn′, -dĭn ]

n.

The monovalent radical having the general formula RC=NHNH2.
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