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aramid

[ar-uh-mid]
noun Chemistry.
  1. any of a class of synthetic aromatic long-chain polyamides capable of extrusion into fibers having resistance to high temperatures and great strength.
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Origin of aramid

probably ar(omatic) + -amid, respelling of amide
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