Wackenroder solution

noun
Wack·en·ro·der solution | \ ˈväkənˌrōdə(r)- \

Definition of Wackenroder solution 

: a solution containing colloidal sulfur and polythionic acids obtained by passing hydrogen sulfide into a saturated aqueous solution of sulfur dioxide

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History and Etymology for Wackenroder solution

probably after H. W. F. Wackenroder †1854 German chemist and apothecary

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