adiponitrile

[ad-uh-poh-nahy-tril, -treel, -trahyl]

noun Chemistry.

a colorless liquid, C6H8N2, used chiefly as an intermediate in the manufacture of nylon.

Nearby words

  1. adipoid,
  2. adipokinetic,
  3. adipokinin,
  4. adiponecrosis,
  5. adiponecrosis neonatorum,
  6. adipopexia,
  7. adipose,
  8. adipose cell,
  9. adipose degeneration,
  10. adipose fin

Origin of adiponitrile


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