Meaning of acrylamide
Pronunciation: (u-kril'u-mīd", -mid, ak"ru-lam'īd, -id), [key]
— n. Chem.
- a colorless, odorless, toxic crystalline compound, CHNO, soluble in water, alcohol, and acetone: used in the synthesis of polyacrylamide and other organic materials, as textile fibers, in the processing of ore, and in the treatment of sewage.
- acrylamide (Thesaurus)