imine

noun im·ine \ ˈi-ˌmēn \

Definition of imine

: a compound containing the NH group or its substituted form NR that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a hydrocarbon group or other nonacid organic group

Origin and Etymology of imine

International Scientific Vocabulary, alteration of amine


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imine

noun im·ine \ ˈim-ˌēn \

medical Definition of imine

: a compound containing the NH group or its substituted form NR that is derived from ammonia by replacement of two hydrogen atoms by a hydrocarbon group or other nonacid organic group

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