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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A toxic colorless flammable liquid organic base with a disagreeable odor.

Usage examples (19)
  • And Professor See, the eminent French physician, believes that the pyridine is the relieving agent.
  • It crystallises from pyridine in prismatic needles melting above 360°
  • If we introduce six hydrogen atoms into pyridine, we convert it into piperidine.
  • On the other hand, a cigar produces but little pyridine, but more of the less active collidine. for more
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