dimethylaniline

noun
di·​meth·​yl·​aniline | \ (ˌ)dīˌmethə̇l+ \

Definition of dimethylaniline

: a yellowish to brownish oily liquid compound C6H5N(CH3)2 made by methylating aniline and used chiefly as an intermediate (as in dye manufacture)

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History and Etymology for dimethylaniline

International Scientific Vocabulary dimethyl + aniline

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“Dimethylaniline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dimethylaniline. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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