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diamide

[ dahy-uh-mahyd, dahy-am-id ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌmaɪd, daɪˈæm ɪd /
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noun Chemistry.

a compound containing two amide groups.

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Origin of diamide

First recorded in 1865–70; di-1 + amide
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