Definition of mellitimide in English:

mellitimide

noun

Chemistry
  • A triple imide, C₆(—CONHCO—)₃, derived from ammonium mellitate. Formerly also called paramide.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From mellit- + imide.

Pronunciation

mellitimide

/mɪˈlɪtəmʌɪd/