alkanolamine

noun
al·​ka·​nol·​a·​mine
plural -s

Definition of alkanolamine

: a compound (such as ethanolamine) that is both an alkanol and an amine

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First Known Use of alkanolamine

1943, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alkanolamine

alkanol + amine

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The first known use of alkanolamine was in 1943

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“Alkanolamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkanolamine. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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