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triethylamine

[ trahy-eth-uhl-uh-meen, -eth-uhl-uh-meen, -am-in ]
/ traɪˈɛθ əl əˌmin, -ˌɛθ əl əˈmin, -ˈæm ɪn /
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noun Chemistry.
a colorless, flammable liquid, C6H15N, used chiefly as a solvent in chemical synthesis.
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Origin of triethylamine

First recorded in 1840–50; tri- + ethyl + amine
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