carbylamine

[kahr-bil-uh-meen, -am-in]

noun Chemistry.

(formerly) isocyanide.

Nearby words

  1. carburetion,
  2. carburetor,
  3. carburettor,
  4. carburize,
  5. carby,
  6. carcajou,
  7. carcanet,
  8. carcas,
  9. carcase,
  10. carcass

Origin of carbylamine

First recorded in 1875–80; carb- + -yl + amine

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British Dictionary definitions for carbylamine

carbylamine

noun

another name for isocyanide
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