: any of three liquid isomeric bases CH2=CHC5H4N synthesized in various ways and used to introduce basic sites in polymer chains by copolymerizing with other vinyl-containing monomers (as acrylonitrile or styrene)

Word History


vinyl + pyridine

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“Vinylpyridine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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