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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“Wackenroder solution.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wackenroder%20solution. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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