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diethylaminoethanol

[dahy-eth-uh l-uh-mee-noh-eth-uh-nawl, -nol, -am-uh-noh-] /daɪˌɛθ əl əˌmi noʊˈɛθ əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl, -ˌæm ə noʊ-/
noun, Chemistry
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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-uh l-eth-uh-naw-luh-meen, -nol-uh-] /daɪˌɛθ əlˌɛθ əˈnɔ ləˌmin, -ˈnɒl ə-/ (Show IPA)
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  • diethylaminoethanol is a colorless liquid with a weak ammonia odor.

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