carbamic acid


carbamic acid
A hypothetical acid, NH2—COOH, forming carbamates; the acyl radical is carbamoyl.

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car·bam·ic acid (.)kär-.bam-ik- n an acid CH3NO2 known in the form of salts and esters

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car·bam·ic ac·id (kahr-bamґik) a compound, H2NCOOH, that exists only in the form of salts or esters (carbamates), amides (carbamides), and other derivatives (its acyl radical, H2NCO, is carbamoyl).

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  • Carbamic acid — IUPAC name …   Wikipedia

  • Carbamic acid — Carbamic Car*bam ic (k[aum]r*b[a^]m [i^]k), a. [Carbon + amido.] (Chem.) Pertaining to an acid so called. [1913 Webster] {Carbamic acid} (Chem.), an amido acid, {H2N.CO2.H}, not existing in the free state, but occurring as a salt of ammonium in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carbamic acid — [kär′bam΄ik, kär′bə mik΄; ] also [, kär bam′ik] [ CARB + AM(IDO) + IC] an acid, NH2COOH, known only by a number of salts and esters including the urethanes …   English World dictionary

  • carbamic acid — karbamo rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė H₂NCOOH atitikmenys: angl. carbamic acid rus. карбаминовая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – aminometano rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • carbamic acid — noun an acid that is known only by virtue of its salts (as ammonium carbamate) or its esters (as urethane) • Hypernyms: ↑acid * * * (ˈ)kär|bamik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary carb + amide + ic : an acid NH2COOH known in the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • carbamic acid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary carbamide + 1 ic Date: 1869 an acid CH3NO2 known in the form of salts and esters that is a half amide of carbonic acid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • carbamic acid — noun amino formic acid, NHCOOH; is too unstable to have been isolated, but its esters and salts are known …   Wiktionary

  • carbamic acid — a hypothetical chemical compound, NH3CO2, known only in the form of its salts, as ammonium carbamate, or its esters, as urethan. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • carbamic acid — car•bam′ic ac′id [[t]kɑrˈbæm ɪk[/t]] n. chem. a compound, NH3CO2, known only in the form of its salts or its esters • Etymology: 1860–65; carb +am ( ide)+ ic …   From formal English to slang

  • carbamic acid — /kaˌbæmɪk ˈæsəd/ (say kah.bamik asuhd) noun a hypothetical compound, NH2COOH, known only in the form of its salts and esters. {carb + am(ide) + ic} …   Australian English dictionary