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:
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    • [ 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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Example Sentences
I'll tell you a little about thionyl chloride as well.
Phosphatidylserine is a substance that regulates the stress hormone cortisol.
Naphthoylimine Fluorescent Whitening Agent(FWA) can be made from tar-acenaphthene.
A series of esters of tertiary alcohols have been effectively synthesized by acylation and the DCC methods.
The advances in the studies of photochemical reactions and synthetic applications of arenedicarboximides are reviewed.