di·​eth·​yl·​amine (ˌ)dī-ˌeth-ə-lə-ˈmēn How to pronounce diethylamine (audio) -ˈlam-ˌēn How to pronounce diethylamine (audio)
: a colorless flammable volatile liquid base (C2H5)2NH having a fishy odor and used chiefly in organic synthesis

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“Diethylamine.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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