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  • n. Either of many isomeric amines derived from heptane, but especially the primary amine CH3(CH2)6NH2

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless compound, CH3(CH2)5CH2NH2, prepared by the action of bromine and potassium hydroxid on caprylic amide. It boils at 153–155° C. Also called 1-aminoheptane.


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