One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An aniline derivative, C₆H₅NHCH₃, that is methylated on the nitrogen atom and that is a basic, colourless liquid that turns brown on exposure to air.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From methyl + aniline, after German Methylanilin.
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