Skip to Content
Medical Term:

-amic

Pronunciation: a′mic

Definition: Chemical suffix denoting the replacement of one COOH group of a dicarboxylic acid by a carboxamide group (—CONH2); applied only to trivial names (succinamic acid).

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide