carbazole

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noun car·ba·zole \ˈkär-bə-ˌzōl\

Definition of carbazole

  1. :  a crystalline slightly basic cyclic compound C12H9N found in anthracene and used in making dyes

Origin and Etymology of carbazole

International Scientific Vocabulary carb- + az- + -ole


First Known Use: 1887


Medical Dictionary

carbazole

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noun car·ba·zole \ˈkär-bə-ˌzōl\

Medical Definition of carbazole

  1. :  a crystalline slightly basic cyclic compound C12H9N found in anthracene and used in making dyes and in testing for carbohydrates (as sugars)


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