Ethylamine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ethylamine (Chem) A colorless, mobile, inflammable liquid, C2H5.NH2, very volatile and with an ammoniacal odor. It is a strong base, and is a derivative of ammonia. Called also ethyl carbamine, and amido ethane.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ethylamine An organic base formed by the substitution of ethyl for all or part of the hydrogen of ammonia.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Ethyl, + amine,

Usage

In literature:

Ethylamine, nitrification in, 182.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
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