pentamethylene diamine
Cadaverine Ca*dav"er*ine, n. Also -in -in . [From {Cadaver} and amine.] (Chem.) A sirupy, nontoxic ptomaine, {H2N.(CH2)5.NH2} (chemically {pentamethylene diamine}), formed in putrefaction of flesh, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

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  • -in — Cadaverine Ca*dav er*ine, n. Also in in . [From {Cadaver} and amine.] (Chem.) A sirupy, nontoxic ptomaine, {H2N.(CH2)5.NH2} (chemically {pentamethylene diamine}), formed in putrefaction of flesh, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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