phenyldiethanolamine

[ fen-l-dahy-eth-uh-naw-luh-meen, -nol-uh-, feen- ]
/ ˌfɛn l daɪˌɛθ əˈnɔ ləˌmin, -ˈnɒl ə-, ˌfin- /

noun Chemistry.

a white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble substance, C10H15NO2, used in the manufacture of dyes and in organic synthesis.

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