slang for a newbie or somebody who is starting out at the bottom.
with respect to or containing some of several natural substances of nitrogen produced from ammonia
- the radical -NH2
Since it does not form an addition product with bromine, reduction must have taken place in one of the nuclei only, and on account of the aromatic character of the compound it must be in that nucleus which does not contain the amino group. This tetrahydro compound yields adipic acid, (CH 2) 4 (CO 2 H) 2, when oxidized by potassium permanganate.