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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines.

Usage examples (29)
  • Adjective : aniline colors
  • The resulting compound is known as aniline, a liquid boiling at 182°.
  • The discovery of the so-called aniline dyes has greatly increased the variety of colors available.
  • The first discovery of "aniline" is credited to Helot in 1750. for more
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