Definition of oxanilide in English:

oxanilide

noun

Chemistry
  • A double anilide of oxalic acid, used in organic synthesis; diphenyloxamide, (—CO·NH·C₆H₅)₂.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From French oxanilide from ox- (in oxalo-) + anil + -ide.

Pronunciation

oxanilide

/ˌɒkˈsan(ə)lʌɪd//ˌɒkˈsanɪlʌɪd/