Definition of propylenimine in English:

propylenimine

(also propyleneimine)

noun

Chemistry
  • A colourless, liquid, cyclic imine which is widely used industrially, frequently in polymerized form and especially to improve the binding properties of dyes, adhesives, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From propylene + imine, after German Propylenimin.

Pronunciation

propylenimine

/ˌprɒpɪliːnˈɪmiːn//ˌprəʊpɪliːnˈɪmiːn/