Fertilizer vs Oxamide - What's the difference?

fertilizer | oxamide |


As nouns the difference between fertilizer and oxamide

is that fertilizer is a natural substance that is used to make the ground more suitable for growing plants while oxamide is (organic compound) a white crystalline solid, the double amide of oxalic acid, used as a stabilizer for nitrocellulose preparations and as a substitute for urea in fertilizers.

fertilizer

Alternative forms

* (British ) fertiliser

Noun

  • A natural substance that is used to make the ground more suitable for growing plants.
  • A chemical compound created to have the same effect.
  • Derived terms

    * over-fertilization

    See also

    * dung * manure

    oxamide

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia oxamide)
  • (organic compound) A white crystalline solid, the double amide of oxalic acid, used as a stabilizer for nitrocellulose preparations and as a substitute for urea in fertilizers.