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imine

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noun im·ine \ˈi-ˌmēn\

Definition of imine

  1. :  a compound containing the NH group or its substituted form NR that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a hydrocarbon group or other nonacid organic group



Origin of imine

International Scientific Vocabulary, alteration of amine


First Known Use: 1883


Medical Dictionary

imine

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noun im·ine \ˈim-ˌēn\

Medical Definition of imine

  1. :  a compound containing the NH group or its substituted form NR that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a hydrocarbon group or other nonacid organic group




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "imine" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "imine"


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