the soluble matter of starch.
amidin, which is the soluble part of starch, contains 53.33 per cent.
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any of a group of compounds containing the CN 2 H 3 group, some of which have marked pharmacological action. amidine am·i·dine (ām’ĭ-dēn’, -dĭn) n. The monovalent radical having the general formula RC=NHNH2.
any of a group of pesticides, originally developed as antimalarial and antitubercular drugs, that impair cell respiration in cockroaches, red ants, and other insects.
a combining form used in the names of chemical compounds in which the −NH 2 group united with an acid radical is present: amidocyanogen. (erroneously) . Historical Examples These are soluble in alkalies, acids and water, and are readily hydrolyzed further into amido acids and acid amides. Animal Proteins Hugh Garner Bennett Experiments show that […]
(formerly) the −NH 2 group.