nitroxylene

nitroxylene

[nī′träk·sə‚lēn]
(organic chemistry)
C6H3(CH3)2NO2 Any of three isomers occurring either as a yellow liquid or as crystalline needles with a melting point of 2°C and boiling point of 246°C; soluble in alcohol and ether; used in gelatinizing accelerators for pyroxylin.