Pronunciation: (an'l-in, -īn"), [key]
Also called an'iline oil", aminobenzine, phenylamine. Chem.a colorless, oily, slightly water-soluble liquid, C6H5NH2, usually derived from nitrobenzene by reduction: used chiefly in the synthesis of dyes and drugs.
pertaining to or derived from aniline: aniline colors. Also,an•i•linPronunciation: (an'l-in). [key]
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