aminobenzine
aminobenzine aminobenzine n. 1. an oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines. Same as {aniline}.

Syn: aniline oil, phenylamine [WordNet 1.5]


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  • aminobenzine — noun oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines • Syn: ↑aniline, ↑aniline oil, ↑phenylamine • Hypernyms: ↑amine, ↑aminoalkane …   Useful english dictionary

  • aniline — /an l in, uyn /, n. 1. Also called aniline oil, aminobenzine, phenylamine. Chem. a colorless, oily, slightly water soluble liquid, C6H5NH2, usually derived from nitrobenzene by reduction: used chiefly in the synthesis of dyes and drugs. adj. 2.… …   Universalium

  • aminoalkane — noun a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals • Syn: ↑amine • Derivationally related forms: ↑aminic (for: ↑amine) • Hypernyms: ↑methane series, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • aniline oil — noun oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines • Syn: ↑aniline, ↑aminobenzine, ↑phenylamine • Hypernyms: ↑amine, ↑aminoalkane * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • phenylamine — noun oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines • Syn: ↑aniline, ↑aniline oil, ↑aminobenzine • Hypernyms: ↑amine, ↑aminoalkane * * * /fen l euh meen , am in, feen /, n. Chem. aniline. [ …   Useful english dictionary

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