secondary amine

noun

Medical Definition of secondary amine

: an amine (as piperidine) having two organic groups attached to the nitrogen in place of two hydrogen atoms

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“Secondary amine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/secondary%20amine. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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