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Definition of the noun amine

What does amine mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: amines

  1. a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals

Phrases with amine

Phrases starting with the word amine:

  1. Amine Imide
  2. Amine oxide
  3. Amine Ylide
  4. Amine Scrubber

Phrases ending with the word amine:

  1. -Amine
  2. Primary Amine
  3. Tertiary Amine
  4. Cigaritis Amine
  5. Secondary Amine
  6. Species Cigaritis Amine

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Google previewOrganic and Biological Chemistry (2015)

by H. Stephen Stoker

An amine is an organic derivative of ammonia (NH3) in which one or more alkyl, cycloalkyl, or aryl groups have replaced ammonia hydrogen atoms. Amines are classified as primary (1°), secondary (2°), or tertiary (3°) on the basis of how many ...

Google previewGeneral, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (2015)

by H. Stephen Stoker

An amine is an organic derivative of ammonia (NH3) in which one or more alkyl, cycloalkyl, or aryl groups have replaced ammonia hydrogen atoms. Amines are classified as primary (1°), secondary (2°), or tertiary (3°) on the basis of how many ...

Google previewIntroduction to General, Organic and Biochemistry (2009)

by Frederick Bettelheim, William Brown, Mary Campbell, Shawn Farrell

The secondary aliphatic amine is the more basic nitrogen. (b) The three ...

Google previewQSAR and SPECTRAL-SAR in Computational Ecotoxicology (2012)

by Mihai V. Putz

Dimethylamine is an organic compound with the formula (CH3)2 NH. This secondary amine is a colorless, flammable liquid with an ammonia- or fish-like odor. Dimethylamine is generally encountered as a solution in water at concentrations ...

Google previewThe national encyclopædia. Libr. ed (1884)

by National cyclopaedia

ELEC TRIC CAL AMINE is a native silicate of zinc (2ZnO, SiOa-f-H20), generally called Hemimorphite and sometimes Smithtonite by English writers; in America it is called Calamine, a name used in England to denote the carbonate of zinc, ...

Google previewHydrogen Bonding (1997)

A Theoretical Perspective by Steve Scheiner

As will be discussed in greater detail in chapters to follow, the transition from neutral to ion pair that occurs with progressively higher methyl substitution of the amine is a smooth one when described at the correlated level, as opposed to the ...

Google previewFood Enzymes: Structure and Mechanism (1995)

by Dominic W.S. Wong

The protonation step is needed because unprotonated amine is a poor leaving group. For analogous reasons, the tetrahedral intermediate ...

Google previewScience of Synthesis: Houben-Weyl Methods of Molecular Transformations Vol. 48 (2014)


iodide–water–amine is a potent reducing agent that works under mild reaction conditions and under an oxygenfree atmosphere.[98] The amines employed ...

Google previewAdvances in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (2012)

The Wolf Creek Conference on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, October 30, 31, 1975 by Peter Safar

Its major disadvantage as a sympathomimetic amine is that it diverts much of the consequent increase in cardiac output to the musculoskeletal vascular beds, and does not ...

Google previewFundamentals of Food Biotechnology (2014)

by Byong H. Lee

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS is still fermented because some people enjoy the taste; biogenic amine is a group of naturally occurring, biologically active amines, such as norepinephrine, histamine, and serotonin, which act primarily as ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry I For Dummies (2014)

by Arthur Winter

For performing multistep synthesis, the reduction of a nitro group to make an aryl amine is a way of converting a meta director into an ortho-para activator. The oxidation of an alkylated benzene (to make an aryl carboxylic acid) is a way of ...

Google previewScience of Synthesis: Cross Coupling and Heck-Type Reactions Vol. 3 (2014)

C-C Cross Coupling via C-H Activation

amine is an important feature of the reaction, because no arylation product is obtained with either triethylamine or diisopropylamine. Bromoarenes can be converted similarly using ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

ametryne amine methylethyl)-6-(methylthio)-1,3,5-triazine-2,4diamine; ametryne). a methylthiotriazine similar in biological properties to atrazine and simazine, but absorbed through foliage as well as the roots of green plants. Ametryne and ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Amine A basic organic compound derived from ammonia by the replacement of one or more of its hydrogen atoms with hydrocarbon groups. The replacement of one, two, and three hydrogen atoms results in production of primary, secondary, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)

by Muriel Gargaud

An amine is an organic compound containing an amino group (-NH2). Since the nitrogen atom in an amino group has a lone electron pair, it can associate with a proton; thus, amines are generally basic. Amines are classified as primary ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

The best known aromatic amine from plants is probably mescaline, the active principle of the flowering heads (peyote) of the cactus Lophophora williamsii, and a powerful natural hallucinogenic compound. Indeed, many of the known aromatic ...

Google previewPharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (2013)

by William Andrew Publishing

Structural Formula: Raw Materials Dimethyl amine Formic acid Furfural Methyl iodide Manufacturing Process Furfuryl dimethyl amine is first produced, This may conveniently be accomplished by employing the Leuckart synthesis known to ...

Google previewDictionary of Biological Psychology (2003)

by Philip Winn

An amine is a derivative of ammonia in which hydrocarbon radicals have replaced one or more of the hydrogen atoms ammonia...

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Scrabble value of A1M3I1N1E1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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