plural -s
: a parent compound C8H5NO2 isomeric with isatin and known in the form of various colored derivatives that are made by treating an ortho -nitro-phenyl-acetylene with sulfuric acid

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary isatin + -o- + -gen

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“Isatogen.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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