from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A crystalline compound, NH2.OC.CO.NHC6H5, which melts at 224° C. formed when cyaniline is decomposed by hydrochloric acid. Also called phenyloxamide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A white crystalline nitrogenous substance, obtained indirectly by the action of cyanogen on aniline, and regarded as an anilide of oxamic acid; -- called also phenyl oxamide.


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