diphenylamine


diphenylamine
/duy fen'l euh meen", -am"in, -feen'-/, n. Chem.
a colorless, crystalline, slightly water-soluble benzene derivative, C12H11N, used chiefly in the preparation of various dyes, as a stabilizer for nitrocellulose propellants, and for the detection of oxidizing agents in analytical chemistry.
[1860-65; DIPHENYL + AMINE]

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