Definition of alkylamine in English:

alkylamine

noun

Chemistry
  • Any compound which can be regarded as a derivative of ammonia (NH₃) with one or more of the hydrogen atoms replaced by alkyl groups.

Origin

Late 19th century. From alkyl + amine, after German Alkylamin.

Pronunciation

alkylamine

/ˌalkʌɪlˈeɪmiːn//alˈkʌɪləmiːn/