from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless volatile liquid, C2H5NH2, used in petroleum refining and detergents and in organic synthesis. Also called ethamine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a colourless, volatile liquid amine, CH3.CH2.NH2 having many industrial applications
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A colorless, mobile, inflammable liquid, C2H5.NH2, very volatile and with an ammoniacal odor. It is a strong base, and is a derivative of ammonia. Called also ethyl carbamine, and amido ethane.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An organic base formed by the substitution of ethyl for all or part of the hydrogen of ammonia.
Sorry, no etymologies found.