amine
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /əˈ.miːn/, IPA: /ˈæ.mɪn/, or IPA: /ˈeɪ.miːn/
  • (America) IPA: /əˈ.miːn/ or IPA: /ˈæ.miːn/
Noun

amine (plural amines)

  1. (inorganic chemistry) A functional group formally derived from ammonia by replacing one, two or three hydrogen atoms with hydrocarbon or other radicals.
  2. (organic chemistry) Any organic compound containing an amine functional group.
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