aniline oil


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Noun1.aniline oil - oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicinesaniline oil - oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines
amine, aminoalkane - a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals
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began operations during the Second World War, producing aniline oil and other chemicals for explosives manufacturing.
Believing that not all samples of aniline oil worked consistently, Ziehl substituted phenol (carbolic acid) in its place.
At the nearby Diamond Rubber Company, chemists found in 1906 that aniline oil would speed curing and other compounds would make rubber more uniform, or improve it in other ways.