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also an·i·lin  (ăn′ə-lĭn)
A colorless, oily, poisonous benzene derivative, C6H7N, used in the manufacture of rubber, dyes, resins, pharmaceuticals, and varnishes.
Derived from aniline.

[anil + -ine.]


(ˈænɪlɪn; -ˌliːn) or


(Elements & Compounds) a colourless oily pungent poisonous liquid used in the manufacture of dyes, plastics, pharmaceuticals, and explosives. Formula: C6H5NH2. Also called: phenylamine


(ˈæn l ɪn, -ˌaɪn)

also an•i•lin


a colorless, oily, slightly water-soluble liquid, C6H5NH2, used chiefly in the synthesis of dyes and drugs.
[1840–50; anil + -ine2]
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Noun1.aniline - oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicinesaniline - 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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B. CPD aniline dye NPLcolorante m de anilina


nAnilin nt; aniline dyeAnilinfarbstoff m


[ˈænɪlɪn] nanilina


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Bis aniline (1a-i) was added to solution of dye at pH 4-5 at room temperature in molar ratio 1:2 to furnish 11a-h dyes.
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Key statement: The present invention provides a synthesis system that can synthesize aniline and/or styrene efficiently, a synthesis system that can synthesize butadiene (1,3-butadiene) efficiently, a rubber chemical for a tire which is synthesized from the aniline obtained by the synthesis system, a synthetic rubber for a tire which is synthesized from the styrene and/or butadiene obtained by the synthesis systems, and a pneumatic tire produced using the rubber chemical for a tire and/or the synthetic rubber for a tire.
Milliken & Company has acquired the assets of Keystone Aniline Corporation.
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After PB treatment, the activities of cytochrome p-450 (CP), aniline hydroxylase (AH), acetanilide hydroxylase (AAH), benzphatamine demethylase (BD), aminopyrine demethylase (APD) and N.
The Chemours Company, a global chemical company with market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to sell its aniline facility in Beaumont, Texas to The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) for approximately $140 million in cash.
4] composite was prepared in one-step by simple process of oxidation of aniline with ferric tris (dodecyl sulfate) [Fe(DS)j] via aqueous, emulsion, and interfacial polymerization pathways.
ClickPress, Sun Sep 13 2015] Aniline is an aromatic amine.