thialdine

noun
thi·​al·​dine | \ thīˈalˌdēn, -də̇n \

Definition of thialdine

: a crystalline heterocyclic compound CH3CH=(SCHCH3)2=NH formed by action of ammonia and hydrogen sulfide on acetaldehyde broadly : a compound similarly derived from another aldehyde

History and Etymology for thialdine

International Scientific Vocabulary thi- + ald- + -ine

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“Thialdine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thialdine. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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