Doebner-Miller synthesis

Doebner-Miller synthesis

[¦deb·nər ¦mil·ər ′sin·thə·səs]
(chemical engineering)
Synthesis of methylquinoline by heating aniline with paraldehyde in the presence of hydrochloric acid.
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