<chemistry> A white crystalline neutral substance (C2O2(NH2)2) obtained by treating ethyl oxalate with ammonia. It is the acid amide of oxalic acid. Formerly called also oxalamide.

Origin: Oxalic + amide.

(01 Mar 1998)

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