Definition of octylamine in English:

octylamine

noun

Chemistry
  • A colourless liquid amine containing an octyl radical; especially (also "n-octylamine") the straight-chain primary amine CH₃(CH₂)₆CH₂NH₂.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From octyl + amine.

Pronunciation

octylamine

/ɒkˈtɪləˌmiːn//ɒkˈtʌɪləˌmiːn/