acetanilide /ˌasɪtˈanɪlʌɪd/

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I. noun [ mass noun]

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[Chemistry] a crystalline solid prepared by acetylation of aniline, used in dye manufacture.

●Chem. formula: C6H5NHCOCH3.
– origin mid 19th cent.: from acet(yl) + anil(ine) + -ide.

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