ethanolamine

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eth·a·nol·a·mine

 (ĕth′ə-nŏl′ə-mēn′, -nō′lə-)
n.
1. A hygroscopic viscous colorless liquid, C2H7NO, having a strong ammoniacal odor and used in acid gas scrubbers, in hide and hair treatments, and as a surfactant and emulsifier.
2. A class of sedative antihistamines that are ethanolamine derivatives, such as dimenhydrinate and diphenhydramine.

ethanolamine

(ˌɛθəˈnɒləˌmiːn)
n
(Chemistry) chem an organic chemical compound used in industry
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