Meaning of ANILINE in English
n. a colourless oily liquid, used in the manufacture of dyes, drugs, and plastics.
Phrases and idioms:
1. any of numerous dyes made from aniline.
2 any synthetic dye.
Etymology: G Anilin f. Anil indigo (from which it was orig. obtained), ult. f. Arab. an-nil
Oxford English vocab. Оксфордский английский словарь. 2012