Carbamoyl definition

kär-bămō-ĭl
The univalent organic group NH2 CO−.
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The radical NH2 CO, derived from carbamic acid.
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(organic chemistry) The univalent radical NH2-CO- derived from urea by loss of an amino group.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
carbamoyl
Plural:
carbamoyls

Origin of carbamoyl

  • carbam(ic acid) –yl

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition