bromthymol blue

noun
brom·thy·mol blue | \ˌbrōm-ˈthī-ˌmȯl- \
variants: or bromothymol blue \ˌbrō-mō-ˈthī-ˌmȯl- \

Definition of bromthymol blue 

: a dye derived from thymol that is an acid-base indicator

First Known Use of bromthymol blue

1920, in the meaning defined above

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