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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several isomeric bases, C14H16N2, derived from toluene, one of which is used as a reagent to test for gold and for chlorine in water.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of various isomeric compounds, of which the ortho derivative, , is the most important.

Etymologies

tol(uene) + -id(e) + -ine2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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