from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of a series of organic bases obtained by the reduction of certain isonitroso compounds of the ketones. In general they are unstable oily substances having a pungent aromatic odor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name of a class of organic compounds containing the complex
- n. A colorless, crystalline, basic compound, found in commercial fusel-oil and prepared by the action of ammonia on glycerol.
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