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cyclohexylamine

[sahy-kloh-hek-sil-uh-meen, -min, -hek-suh-luh-, sik-loh-] /ˌsaɪ kloʊ hɛkˈsɪl əˌmin, -mɪn, -ˈhɛk sə lə-, ˌsɪk loʊ-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a colorless liquid with an unpleasant odor, C 6 H 11 NH 2 , a strong organic base used in the manufacture of plastics and rubber and as a corrosion inhibitor.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; cyclo- + hexyl + amine
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  • Twelve general area air samples were obtained for morpholine and cyclohexylamine, the two anticorrosion chemicals.

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