schiff base

World English Dictionary
Schiff base (ʃɪf)
the product of the chemical association of an aldehyde with a primary amine
[C19: named after Hugo Schiff (1834--1915), German chemist]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Previous Definition: schiff
Next Definition: schiff re agent
Words Near: schiff base
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for schiff base
More from
Search for articles containing schiff base
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature