OBO ID: CHEBI:73080
Term Name: hemiaminal Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • carbinolamine
  • carbinolamines
  • hemiaminals
Definition: Any organic amino compound that has an amino group and a hydroxy group attached to the same carbon atom. Hemiaminals are intermediates in the formation of imines by addition of an amine to an aldehyde or ketone; those derived from primary amines are particularly unstable.
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Ontology: Chebi
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