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picoline

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noun pic·o·line \ˈpi-kə-ˌlēn, ˈpī-\

Definition of picoline

  1. :  any of the three liquid isomeric pyridine derivatives C6H7N used chiefly as solvents and in organic synthesis



Origin of picoline

Latin pic-, pix pitch + International Scientific Vocabulary 1-ol + 2-ine — more at pitch


First Known Use: 1853


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noun pic·o·line \ˈpik-ə-ˌlēn, ˈpīk-\

Medical Definition of picoline

  1. :  any of the three liquid pyridine bases C6H7N used chiefly as solvents and in organic synthesis




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