amido[ə mē′dō, am′i dō′]
of an amide or amides
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
having one hydrogen atom in the ammonia molecule replaced by an acid radical: amidol
Origin: ; from amide
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amido - Medical Definition
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- Having a NH2 radical as well as a CO radical in a compound: amidohydrolase.
- A chemical group having a NH2 radical as well as a CO radical.