benzylamine

noun
ben·​zyl·​amine | \ ¦ben-ˌzil-ə-¦mēn, -¦a-ˌmēn, -mən, -zēl- \
plural -s

Definition of benzylamine

: a colorless liquid base C6H5CH2NH2 made synthetically (as by the action of ammonia on benzyl chloride)

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History and Etymology for benzylamine

International Scientific Vocabulary benzyl + amine

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“Benzylamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/benzylamine. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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