[ par-uh-tuh-loo-i-deen, -din ]
/ ˌpær ə təˈlu ɪˌdin, -dɪn /

noun Chemistry.

a white, flaky, lustrous, very slightly water-soluble solid, C7H9N, the para isomer of toluidine, used in the manufacture of dyes, in organic synthesis, and as a reagent in tests for nitrite, lignin, and phloroglucinol. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019