A colourless, highly refractive liquid of peculiar characteristic odour, present in coal tar, and produced synthetically from aniline. It is a tertiary amine which is soluble in water and alcohol, boils at 239 degrees C., has a sp. gr. ro8, and is used in medicine and for preserving anatomical specimens.
Did you find this definition of QUINOLINE helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page. Definition of QUINOLINE