oxamic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or with respect to oxamic acid or its types
    • with respect to, or designating, an acid NH2.CO.CO.HO received as an excellent crystalline dust, intermediate between oxalic acid and oxamide. Its ammonium salt is gotten by boiling oxamide with ammonia.
  • others:
    • Produced from acid ammonium oxalate by dehydration or perhaps the reduction of liquid, as well as in alternative methods: noting the monobasic acid so produced (C2O2.NH2OH).

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