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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The tertiary amine (CH3)3N; a colourless gas with a fishy smell that is a product of animal and vegetable decomposition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A colorless volatile alkaline liquid, N.(CH3)3, obtained from herring brine, beet roots, etc., with a characteristic herringlike odor. It is regarded as a substituted ammonia containing three methyl groups.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A substituted ammonia in which the three hydrogen atoms are replaced by methyl, N(CH3)3.

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