butylamine

noun
bu·​tyl·​amine | \ ¦byütᵊlə¦mēn, -ütᵊl-, -l¦amə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of butylamine

1 : any of four flammable liquid bases C4H9NH2 especially : the normal amine CH3CH2CH2CH2NH2 used chiefly in organic synthesis
2 : any amine in which butyl is attached to the nitrogen atom

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History and Etymology for butylamine

International Scientific Vocabulary butyl + amine

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“Butylamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butylamine. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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