Medical Dictionary

Gutzeit test

noun Gut·zeit test \ˈgüt-ˌsīt-\

Medical Definition of GUTZEIT TEST

:  a test for arsenic used especially in toxicology that is based on the formation of arsine (as in the Marsh test) and the production by the arsine of a brown stain on filter paper moistened with mercuric chloride solution

Biographical Note for GUTZEIT TEST

Gutzeit, Ernst Wilhelm Heinrich (1845–1888), German chemist.
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears