bromocresol purple

noun
variants: or less commonly bromcresol purple

Definition of bromocresol purple

: a brominated acid dye of the sulfonephthalein series derived from ortho-cresol that is obtained as a pinkish crystalline powder and is used as an acid-base indicator

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“Bromocresol purple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bromocresol%20purple. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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