Monamine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Monamine (Chem) A basic compound containing one amido group; a monoamine; as, methyl amine is a monamine .
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n monamine One of a class of chemical compounds formed by substituting one or more alcohol radicals for the hydrogen in a single ammonia molecule. Monamines are primary, secondary, or tertiary, according as one, two, or three atoms of hydrogen are replaced.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Mon-, + amine,