noun bu·tyl·amine \¦byütələ¦mēn, -ütəl-, -l¦amə̇n\

Definition of butylamine



  1. 1 :  any of four flammable liquid bases C4H9NH2; especially :  the normal amine CH3CH2CH2CH2NH2 used chiefly in organic synthesis

  2. 2 :  any amine in which butyl is attached to the nitrogen atom

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Origin and Etymology of butylamine

International Scientific Vocabulary butyl + amine

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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