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a·mine

 (ə-mēn′, ăm′ēn)
n.
Any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen, such as ethylamine, C2H5NH2, that may be considered ammonia derivatives in which one or more hydrogen atoms have been replaced by a hydrocarbon group.

amine

(əˈmiːn; ˈæmɪn)
n
(Chemistry) an organic base formed by replacing one or more of the hydrogen atoms of ammonia by organic groups
[C19: from am(monium) + -ine2]

a•mine

(əˈmin, ˈæm ɪn)

n.
any of a class of compounds derived from ammonia by replacement of one or more hydrogen atoms with organic groups.
[1860–65; am (monium) + -ine2]
a•min•ic (əˈmi nɪk, əˈmɪn ɪk) adj.
a•min•i•ty (əˈmɪn ɪ ti) n.

-amine

var. of amino- as final element of a word: Dramamine.

amine

Any of a series of organic compounds of nitrogen, such as ethylamine.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amine - a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals
histamine - amine formed from histidine that stimulates gastric secretions and dilates blood vessels; released by the human immune system during allergic reactions
aminobenzine, aniline, aniline oil, phenylamine - oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines
enamine - an amine containing the double bond linkage -C=C-N-
alkane, alkane series, methane series, paraffin series, paraffin - a series of non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbons with the general formula CnH(2n+2)
monoamine - a molecule containing one amine group (especially one that is a neurotransmitter)
ptomain, ptomaine - any of various amines (such as putrescine or cadaverine) formed by the action of putrefactive bacteria
Translations
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Amin
amina

a·mine

n. amina, uno de los compuestos básicos derivados del amoníaco.
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These primary amine groups become readily available to undergo nucleophilic attack on oxirane groups of DGEBA, which results in secondary amine groups and increase in the hydroxyl groups (shown in Fig.
Though the secondary amine can react with additional epoxide rings, as a result of steric hindrance and mixing constraints, residual hydrophilic amines (both primary and secondary) will be present in the film.
carbonylation, aziridination and acetoxylation reactions, to a precise class of drugs that contain the secondary amine motif as central function, i.
Key statement: The present invention relates to an elastomer mixture resulting from the modification of a diene elastomer by a coupling agent that introduces, into the elastomer chain, an alkoxysilane group bearing a tertiary or secondary amine functional group.
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TABLE 2 Dosing considerations for first- and second-line agents (28) Medication class Starting dosage Titration Secondary amine TCAs Nortriptyline, 25 mg at bedtime Increase by 25 mg desipramine (a) (use daily every 3-7 days a tertiary amine TCA as tolerated only if a secondary amine TCA is not available) SSNRIs Duloxetine 30 mg once daily Increase to 60 mg once daily after one week Venlafaxine 3.
It is generally found that the rate constant for reaction of primary amines with aromatic glycidyl ether-type epoxides is approximately twice that of the secondary amine adduct with a second epoxide.
The monosaccharides are pre-column derivatized with 4-aminobenzoic acid ethyl ester by reductive amination to a secondary amine which absorbs at 306 nm.
AEEA contains a primary amine and hydroxyl groups on the end of the molecule, with a secondary amine in the center of the ligand.
Since this compound was not very stable, an allyl group was attached to the secondary amine to give the stable prod uct G (R = allyl) (Scheme 2).
It has previously been determined that the secondary amine in the aglycone basket of vancomycin is essential in stereoselectivity.
Bromide 2 reacts smoothly with glycinyl-[beta]-alanine ethyl ester to yield the key intermediate, secondary amine 3, which was purified by column chromatography on silica gel.