amino-

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amino-

  1. (chemistry) Of amines and of the amino functional group.

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The compounds are amines; the functional group is referred to as both amine and amino; the prefix (with or without the hyphen) is used for compounds that contain other functional groups (e.g. amino acids) and in the formal naming system of organic compounds.


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amino-

  1. (organic chemistry) amino-

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Category Dutch words prefixed with amino- not found

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amino-

  1. amino-

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