Meaning of allylamine in English:

allylamine

noun

(also allylamin)
Chemistry
  • A colourless to pale yellow liquid unsaturated amine; also called acrylamine.

    Systematic name: 3-amino-prop-1-ene; CH₂=CHCH₂NH₂.

Pronunciation

allylamine

/aˈlʌɪləmiːn/ /ˌalʌɪlˈamiːn/

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Gregory (1803–1858), chemist and psychic investigator. From French allylamine from allyle + amine.