Meaning of formamide in English:

formamide

Pronunciation /ˈfɔːməmʌɪd/

noun

mass nounChemistry
  • A clear pungent liquid that is used in a wide range of industrial and scientific processes as a solvent, stabilizer, or raw material for synthesis.

    Chemical formula: HCONH₂

Origin

Mid 19th century from form- (in formic acid) + amide.