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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals.

Usage examples (31)
  • Fluorescent probes detect reactive oxygen species by undergoing a chemical process called amine oxidation.
  • Others, such as amine quaternary derivates, which are intended to be used in very low concentrations, are difficult to mix m evenly.
  • It was this idea that led him to call it an "amine."
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