anthragallol

noun an·thra·gal·lol \ -ˈgaˌlōl , -läl \

Definition of anthragallol

plural -s
:an orange crystalline compound C14H5O2(OH)3 used as a brown mordant dye; 1,2,3-trihydroxy-anthraquinone called also alizarine brown, anthracene brown

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Origin and Etymology of anthragallol

International Scientific Vocabulary anthr- + gallic + -ol


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