tetramethylurea

tetramethylurea

[¦te·trə¦meth·əl·yu̇′rē·ə]
(organic chemistry)
C5H12N2O A liquid that boils at 176.5°C, and is miscible in water and organic solvents; used as a reagent and solvent.
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This is selected from the group consisting of a phosphated block poly(alkylsiloxane)-poly(alkyleneether) alcohols and an aromatic- or alkylaromatic-terminated phosphated poly(alkyleneether) alcohols and a liquid selected from the group consisting of dimethylsulfoxide, tetramethylurea, and amides.