hydrazide

/ (ˈhaɪdrəˌzaɪd) /

noun

any of a class of chemical compounds that result when hydrogen in hydrazine or any of its derivatives is replaced by an acid radical

Nearby words

  1. hydraulic ram,
  2. hydraulic suspension,
  3. hydraulic torque converter,
  4. hydraulics,
  5. hydraulus,
  6. hydrazine,
  7. hydrazoate,
  8. hydrazoic,
  9. hydrazoic acid,
  10. hydrazone

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Science definitions for hydrazide

hydrazide

[ hīdrə-zīd′ ]

A compound formed by combining hydrazine with an acyl compound. Hydrazides are important in the manufacture of certain medicines.
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