aminal

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noun am·i·nal \ ˈa-mə-nᵊl \

Definition of aminal

plural aminals
chemistry
:a chemical functional group composed of two amines attached to a single carbon atom
  • The invention relates to a method for producing methylene diphenyl diamine (MDA) comprising the following steps a) to c): a) converting formaldehyde and aniline to an aminal
  • U.S. Fed News28 Oct. 2010

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Origin and Etymology of aminal

amine + -al (inacetal)


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