Meaning of 酰

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Pinyin: xiān
English Definition: acid radical; -acyl (chemistry)
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (chemical) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yǒu ] wine; wine vessel; chemical
    • [ xiān ] first, former, previous
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Example Words
聚酰亚胺 xiān àn polyimide
聚酰胺 xiān àn polyamide
酰胺 xiān àn amide; acidamide (chemistry)
内酰胺酶 nèi xiān àn méi beta-lactamase (a bacterial inhibitor)
乙酰 xiān acetyl (chemistry)
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