amino alcohol


Definition of amino alcohol

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

called also alcamine, hydroxy amine

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First Known Use of amino alcohol

circa 1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Amino alcohol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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