diamine

[ dahy-uh-meen, dahy-am-in ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌmin, daɪˈæm ɪn /

noun Chemistry.

a compound containing two amino groups.

Origin of diamine

First recorded in 1865–70; di-1 + amine
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British Dictionary definitions for diamine

diamine
/ (ˈdaɪəˌmiːn, -mɪn, ˌdaɪəˈmiːn) /

noun

any chemical compound containing two amino groups in its molecules
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