Definitions for lactim

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  1. lactim(Noun)

    Any of a class of cyclic hydroxy-imides (enols) that are tautomeric with the lactams.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lactim(noun)

    one of a series of anhydrides resembling the lactams, but of an imido type; as, isatine is a lactim. Cf. Lactam

  2. Origin: [Lactic + imido.]


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