Definition of xylidine in English:


Syllabification: xy·li·dine
Pronunciation: /ˈzīliˌdēn, -din, ˈzili-/

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1Any one of six isomeric compounds that are derived from xylene and used in the manufacture of dyes.
  • Chemical formula: (CH3)2C6H3NH2
1.1A mixture of xylidine isomers in the form of an oily liquid.

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