plural -s
: a liquid base C8H9N that is a stronger base than indole and is obtained from indole by reduction; 2,3-dihydro-indole

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary indol- + -ine; probably originally formed as German indolin

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“Indoline.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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