Phenyl hydrazine
Phenyl Phe"nyl, n. [Gr. ? to bring to light + -yl: cf. F. ph['e]nyle. So called because it is a by-product of illuminating gas.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon radical ({C6H5}) regarded as the essential residue of benzene, and the basis of an immense number of aromatic derivatives. [1913 Webster]

{Phenyl hydrate} (Chem.), phenol or carbolic acid.

{Phenyl hydrazine} (Chem.), a nitrogenous base ({C6H5.N2H3}) produced artificially as a colorless oil which unites with acids, ketones, etc., to form well-crystallized compounds. [1913 Webster]


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  • Hydrazine — Hy dra*zine, n. [Hydr + azo + ine.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitrogenous bases, resembling the amines and produced by the reduction of certain nitroso and diazo compounds; as, methyl hydrazine, phenyl hydrazine, etc. They are derivatives of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phenyl — Phe nyl, n. [Gr. ? to bring to light + yl: cf. F. ph[ e]nyle. So called because it is a by product of illuminating gas.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon radical ({C6H5}) regarded as the essential residue of benzene, and the basis of an immense number of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phenyl hydrate — Phenyl Phe nyl, n. [Gr. ? to bring to light + yl: cf. F. ph[ e]nyle. So called because it is a by product of illuminating gas.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon radical ({C6H5}) regarded as the essential residue of benzene, and the basis of an immense… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phenyl — bi·phenyl; phenyl; phenyl·acetaldehyde; phenyl·acetamide; phenyl·acetic; phenyl·alanine; phenyl·bu·ta·zone; phenyl·carbamate; phenyl·carbamic; phenyl·ene; phenyl·ene·diamine; phenyl·eph·rine; phenyl·ethyl; phenyl·ethylene; phenyl·glycine;… …   English syllables

  • phenylhydrazine — phenyl·hydrazine …   English syllables

  • amidogen — Hydrazine Hy dra*zine, n. [Hydr + azo + ine.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitrogenous bases, resembling the amines and produced by the reduction of certain nitroso and diazo compounds; as, methyl hydrazine, phenyl hydrazine, etc. They are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diamide — Hydrazine Hy dra*zine, n. [Hydr + azo + ine.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitrogenous bases, resembling the amines and produced by the reduction of certain nitroso and diazo compounds; as, methyl hydrazine, phenyl hydrazine, etc. They are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diamidogen — Hydrazine Hy dra*zine, n. [Hydr + azo + ine.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitrogenous bases, resembling the amines and produced by the reduction of certain nitroso and diazo compounds; as, methyl hydrazine, phenyl hydrazine, etc. They are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • H2NNH2 — Hydrazine Hy dra*zine, n. [Hydr + azo + ine.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitrogenous bases, resembling the amines and produced by the reduction of certain nitroso and diazo compounds; as, methyl hydrazine, phenyl hydrazine, etc. They are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C6H5 — Phenyl Phe nyl, n. [Gr. ? to bring to light + yl: cf. F. ph[ e]nyle. So called because it is a by product of illuminating gas.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon radical ({C6H5}) regarded as the essential residue of benzene, and the basis of an immense… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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