morpholine

[mawr-fuh-leen, -lin]
noun Chemistry.
a colorless, hygroscopic liquid, C 4 H 9 NO, used chiefly as a solvent for dyes, resins, and waxes.

Origin:
1885–90; morph- + -ol2 + -ine2

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