noun. a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals.
- alkane series
- aniline oil
- paraffin series
- methane series
- ammonia (English)
Example sentences of the word amine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Remove the skin of chicken because it is high in amines and avoid aged meat because of its high salicylate, amine and glutamate content.
Fresh cheese, such as ricotta, cottage, quark, mascarpone and cream cheese, are safe for people with an amine intolerance.