chrysanisic acid

noun chrys·anisic acid \¦kris+...-\

Definition of chrysanisic acid

  1. :  a golden yellow crystalline acid C6H2(NO2)2(NH2)CO2H obtained indirectly from anisic acid and used in preparing some dyes

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Origin and Etymology of chrysanisic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary chrys- + anisic; originally formed as French chrysanisique


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