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tolidine

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noun tol·i·dine \ˈtä-lə-ˌdēn\

Definition of tolidine

  1. :  any of several isomeric aromatic diamines C14H16N2 that are homologues of benzidine and used especially as dye intermediates



Origin and Etymology of tolidine

International Scientific Vocabulary tol- + -idine


First Known Use: 1879


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