Definition of methylaniline in English:

methylaniline

Pronunciation /ˌmɛθɪlˈanɪliːn/ /ˌmɛθɪlˈan(ə)liːn/ /ˌmɛθɪlˈanɪlɪn/

noun

Chemistry
  • An aniline derivative, C ₆ H ₅ NHCH ₃, that is methylated on the nitrogen atom and that is a basic, colourless liquid that turns brown on exposure to air.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From methyl + aniline, after German Methylanilin.