diethylaminoethanol

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diethylaminoethanol

[dahy-eth-uhl-uh-mee-noh-eth-uh-nawl, -nol, -am-uh-noh-]
noun Chemistry.
a colorless, hygroscopic, water-soluble liquid, C 6 H 15 NO, used for the synthesis of local anesthetics, in antirust compounds, and in photographic emulsions.
Also, diethylethanolamine [dahy-eth-uhl-eth-uh-naw-luh-meen, -nol-uh-] .


Origin:
di-1 + ethyl + amino- + ethanol

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