gamma acid


Definition of gamma acid

: a crystalline acid HOC10H5(NH2)SO3H made from G acid and used as an intermediate for azo dyes; 7-amino-1-naphthol-3-sulfonic acid

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“Gamma acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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