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carbylamine

[ kahr-bil-uh-meen, -am-in ]
/ ˌkɑr bɪl əˈmin, -ˈæm ɪn /
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noun Chemistry.
(formerly) isocyanide.
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Origin of carbylamine

First recorded in 1875–80; carb- + -yl + amine
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British Dictionary definitions for carbylamine

carbylamine
/ (ˌkɑːbɪləˈmiːn, -ˈæmɪn) /

noun
another name for isocyanide
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