aniline point

noun

Definition of aniline point

: the lowest temperature at which aniline and a solvent (as gasoline) are completely miscible and which serves as an indication of the type of hydrocarbons present in the solvent, the content of aromatics being higher according as the temperature is lower

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First Known Use of aniline point

1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of aniline point was in 1908

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“Aniline point.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aniline%20point. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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