benzylamine

noun

ben·​zyl·​amine
¦ben-ˌzil-ə-¦mēn,
-¦a-ˌmēn,
-mən,
-zēl-
plural -s
: a colorless liquid base C6H5CH2NH2 made synthetically (as by the action of ammonia on benzyl chloride)

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary benzyl + amine

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“Benzylamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/benzylamine. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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