aniline aniline  /ˈæ nə ˌlin/

Definition(s):

  • (n) oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Benzene, nitrobenzene and aniline, used to produce explosives, fungicides, dyes and shoe polish, are nasty substances to have in a river.
  2. According to Chinese media reports, the plant produced aniline, which is used to make dye, fungicide and shoe polish.
  3. But aniline-dyed patients seldom die of infections, even if two-thirds of their skin is burned away.

News

  • Holland Twp. drivers want road changes

    There have been two serious crashes at the intersection of Douglas Avenue and Aniline Avenue in Holland Township in less than a week.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids

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