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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such as ethylamine, C2H5NH2, that may be considered ammonia derivatives in which one or more hydrogen atoms have been replaced by a hydrocarbon group.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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They warn that chemicals called secondary amines, which are either found in all permanent hair dyes or are formed in them, can penetrate the skin and stay on the hair for weeks, months or even years after the dye is applied.
Dr Emma Meredith, of the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association, said the law forbids using secondary amines in a form that can react in this way.
More examinations also resulted that in the case of benzylic and aromatic secondary amines such as benzylamine and N-methylaniline, the protocol was also efficient and produced the corresponding formamides in 88-90 % yields (entries 18 and 19).
Also on show will be Q8 Berlioz, a range of soluble cutting and grinding fluids developed to be tolerant to hard and soft water and free of formaldehyde, chlorine and secondary amines.
The temporarily decreased activation energy level was attributed to the autocatalytic effect driven by the formation of tertiary amine once the secondary amines reacted with the epoxy prepolymer.
Nitrosamine illness is caused by the presence of secondary amines which causes cancer in human beings.
They warn that chemicals called secondary amines, which are either found in all permanent hair dyes or are formed in them, can penetrate the skin and stay on hair for weeks, months or even years after the dye is applied, the Daily Mail reported.
Morpholine undergoes most chemical reactions typical for other secondary amines, though the presence of the ether oxygen withdraws electron density from the nitrogen, rendering it less nucleophilic (and less basic) than structurally similar secondary amines such as piperidine.
We then discovered a one pot synthesis of secondary amines on silica surfaces starting with primary amines and aldehydes or ketones.
RETIOL CO 33 does not contain any boron, secondary amines or mineral oil.
Jeffamine SD and ST series secondary amines slow down the speed of reaction.
Table 5: Pseudo-first-order competitive rate data for primary and corresponding secondary amines (19) Primary amine [k.