Meaning of propargylamine in English:

propargylamine

Pronunciation /prəʊˈpɑːdʒɪləmiːn/

noun

Chemistry
  • A pale yellow liquid amine, several substituted derivatives of which are monoamine oxidase inhibitors.

    Chemical name: 2-propynylamine; CH≡CCH₂NH₂.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The New English Dictionary. From propargyl + amine.