carbylamine


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carbylamine

(ˌkɑːbɪləˈmiːn; -ˈæmɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for isocyanide
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This is an organic compound with the molecular formula [C.sub.2][H.sub.3]NO, arranged as [H.sub.3]C-N=C=O (synonyms: isocyanate methane, methyl carbylamine), and was discovered in 1888 as an ester of isocyanic acid.