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Meaning of "cyanamide" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CYANAMIDE

cyanamide  [saɪˈænəˌmaɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CYANAMIDE

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Cyanamide is a noun.
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WHAT DOES CYANAMIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Cyanamide

Cyanamide is an organic compound with the formula CN2H2. This white solid is widely used in agriculture and the production of pharmaceuticals and other organic compounds. It is also used as an alcohol deterrent drug in Canada, Europe and Japan. The molecule features a nitrile group attached to an amino group. Although it is similar in structure to hydrogen cyanide, it is not as toxic. Derivatives of this compound are also referred to as cyanamides, the most common being calcium cyanamide.

Definition of cyanamide in the English dictionary

The definition of cyanamide in the dictionary is Also called: cyanogenamide,. a white or colourless crystalline soluble weak dibasic acid, which can be hydrolysed to urea. Formula: H2NCN. Other definition of cyanamide is a salt or ester of cyanamide.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CYANAMIDE


acrylamide
əˈkrɪləˌmaɪd
anandamide
əˈnændəˌmaɪd
carbamide
ˈkɑːbəˌmaɪd
ceramide
ˈsɛrəˌmaɪd
chlorpropamide
klɔːˈprəʊpəˌmaɪd
cyanogenamide
ˌsaɪənəʊˈdʒɛnəˌmaɪd
cycloheximide
ˌsaɪkləʊˈheksəˌmaɪd
cyclophosphamide
ˌsaɪkləʊˈfɒsfəˌmaɪd
diethylamide
daɪˈiːθɪləˌmaɪd
dimethylformamide
daɪˌmiːθaɪlˈfɔːməˌmaɪd
ethionamide
ˌiːθɪˈɒnəˌmaɪd
formamide
ˈfɔːməˌmaɪd
frusemide
ˈfrʌsəˌmaɪd
furosemide
ˈfjʊərˌəʊsəˌmaɪd
niacinamide
ˌnaɪəˈsɪnəˌmaɪd
nicotinamide
ˌnɪkəˈtɪnəˌmaɪd
polyacrylamide
ˌpɒlɪəˈkrɪləˌmaɪd
sulphonamide
sʌlˈfɒnəˌmaɪd
thalidomide
θəˈlɪdəˌmaɪd
tolbutamide
tɒlˈbjuːtəˌmaɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CYANAMIDE

cyan
cyanamid
cyanate
cyanic acid
cyanid
cyanidation
cyanide
cyanide capsule
cyanide process
cyaniding
cyanin
cyanine
cyanite
cyanitic
cyanoacetylene
cyanoacrylate
cyanobacteria
cyanobacterium
cyanocobalamin
cyanocobalamine

WORDS THAT END LIKE CYANAMIDE

acetamide
acetazolamide
amide
bromide
calcium cyanamide
diamide
indapamide
lysergic acid diethylamide
nialamide
nikethamide
polyamide
salicylamide
sodamide
sodium amide
sulfacetamide
sulfonamide
sulphacetamide
sulphanilamide
thiocarbamide
tryparsamide

Synonyms and antonyms of cyanamide in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cyanamide» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CYANAMIDE

Find out the translation of cyanamide to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cyanamide from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cyanamide» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

氰胺
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cianamida
570 millions of speakers

English

cyanamide
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

cyanamide
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سياناميد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

цианамида
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cyanamide
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

cyanamide
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cyanamide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sianamide
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Cyanamid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

シアナミド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

시안 아미드
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cyanamide
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xianamit
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சயனமைட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सायनॅमाइड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

siyanamid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cyanamide
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cyjanamid
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

цианамида
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cianamidă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

cyanamide
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

cyanamide
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cyanamid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cyanamid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cyanamide

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CYANAMIDE»

The term «cyanamide» is regularly used and occupies the 102.975 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CYANAMIDE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «cyanamide» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «cyanamide» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cyanamide

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CYANAMIDE»

Discover the use of cyanamide in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cyanamide and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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On the Manurial Effect of Calcium Cyanamide Under Different ...
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Uchiyama S, 2009
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Risk Management for Hazardous Chemicals
tilation at the site of calcium cyanamide dust release. While not always operationally feasible, isolating operations involving calcium cyanamide manufacturing can also reduce exposure. Using respiratory protection is less effective than the ...
Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli, 1996
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Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 6 - ...
Calcium cyanamide is hydrolyzed at 200 C in an alkaline medium to ammonia and calcium carbonate. The reaction CaCN2 + 3H20 -» CaCO3 + 2NH3 was formerly carried out in autoclaves under pressure and was important for the production ...
John J. McKetta Jr, 1978
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Biomedical Chemistry: Applying Chemical Principles to the ...
The conversion of cyanamide to N-acetylcyanamide in vivo is catalyzed by an acetyl-5-CoA-dependent N-acetyltransferase, as demonstrated in vitro by the acetylation of [14C]-cyanamide by acetyl-5-CoA in the presence of this enzyme from ...
Paul F. Torrence, 2000
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The World Fertilizer Economy
Calcium cyanamide (CaCN2) is a synthetic amide organic nitrogenous fertilizer, made from calcium carbide, which is produced from quicklime (CaO) and high- grade coke. Ground calcium carbide is converted into calcium cyanamide by being ...
Mirko Lamer, 1957
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Proctor and Hughes' Chemical Hazards of the Workplace
Br J Ind Med 13:6-8, 1956 CALCIUM CYANAMIDE CAS: 156-62-7 Synonyms: Calcium saltcyanamide; calcium carbimide; cyanamide (although this synonym commonly refers to hydrogen cyanamide) Physical Form. solid White or gray ...
‎2004
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Cyanide in Water and Soil: Chemistry, Risk, and Management
6.6.2.4 Plant Assimilation of Cyanamide Herbicides Cyanamide was used extensively in agriculture during the 20th century because this compound acts as both a preemergence fertilizer and fungicide and as a postemergence herbicide and ...
David A. Dzombak, Rajat S. Ghosh, George M. Wong-Chong, 2005
8
Principles of Plant Nutrition
Calcium cyanamide contains N in the amide and in cyanide forms. This fertilizer has a darkish colour as it also contains some C, which is formed during the production process. Calcium cyanamide is soluble in water. As shown in Figure 7.11 ...
Konrad Mengel, Ernest A. Kirkby, Harald Kosegarten, 2001
9
Plant Nematodes and Their Control: Phytonematology
Calcium cyanamide (CaCN2) has proved nematicidal at a proper dosage strength with certain species of nematodes. Sprayed at the rate of 12 q/ha, the number of endoparasitic nematodes of the genus Pratylenchus decreased by almost 30% ...
Heinz Decker, 1989
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Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings
Seizures may require anticonvulsant medication (see Chapter 3, TREATMENT, Section 4, page 21). Dehydration should be treated with intravenous fluids if oral fluids cannot be retained. CALCIUM CYANAMIDE CHEMICAL STRUCTURE ...
Donald P. Morgan, 1989

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CYANAMIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cyanamide is used in the context of the following news items.
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Research and Markets: World Nitrogenous Fertilizers (Mineral Or …
... cyanamide, mixtures of urea and ammonium nitrate in aqueous or ammoniacal solution, and other nitrogenous mineral or chemical fertilizers. «Yahoo Finance UK, Jun 15»
2
Echa's Risk Assessment Committee agrees decaBDE restriction
Cyanamide, the plant growth regulator and industrial intermediate, was classified as suspected reproductive toxicant (Repr. 2; H361fd), and ... «Chemical Watch, Jun 15»
3
Cherry harvest recovers partway from a tough '14
He noted that wider use of treatments such as Dormex, or hydrogen cyanamide, and CAN-17, or calcium ammonium nitrate—both of which are ... «California Farm Bureau, May 15»
4
Calcium Chloride Market & Calcium Cyanamide Industry 2015 …
DeepResearchReports.com adds 2015 Global Calcium Chloride (CaCl2) Industry and 2015 Global Calcium Cyanamide Industry business ... «PR Newswire, Mar 15»
5
Pest & Disease Management - Clubroot disease
Calcium cyanamide (Perlka) This supplies calcium and nitrogen for healthy crop growth and encourages populations of benign soil microbes ... «Horticulture Week, Oct 14»
6
Growers warned spraydrift a danger
Kiwifruit growers are being reminded to keep the community in mind before they spray their vines with hydrogen cyanamide - known as Hi ... «Radio New Zealand, Aug 14»
7
Scientist of the Week: Jeffrey Bada
Also, samples from experiments in 1958, like the cyanamide samples we just reported, were never analyzed by Miller for unknown reasons. «Laboratory Equipment, Jul 14»
8
Dulany Industries to develop former Tronox site
... order of business is cleanup of the heavily industrial site that formerly housed American Cyanamide, Kerr McGee and, most recently, Tronox. «Savannah Morning News, Jul 14»
9
Miller's forgotten experiments point to primitive protein genesis
In 1958, trying to explain how amino acids could condense into proteins, he repeated the reaction, this time adding cyanamide, a condensing ... «Chemistry World, Jul 14»
10
Samples from 1950s Finally Analyzed
Miller added a potential prebiotic condensation agent, cyanamide, during the course of the experiment. Cyanamide has been suggested to ... «Laboratory Equipment, Jun 14»

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