What is XYLIDINES?

Liquid amines, used in dyestuffs. The meta compound 2NII2 is a colourless oil which boils at 2T50 C., and of sp. gr. 09184. The ortho compound 8 is a yellow liquid, which boils at about 212 degrees C., and of sp. gr. 981 to 984. The para compound can be obtained in white crystalline and oily forms, of boiling point 21s0 C., and sp. gr. 0980. All are soluble in alcohol and ether.

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