naphthalenetrisulfonic acid

noun

naph·​tha·​lene·​trisulfonic acid
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: any of several trisulfonic acids C10H5(SO3H)3 that are derived from naphthalene and that in some cases are used as dye intermediates

Word History

Etymology

naphthalene + trisulfonic

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“Naphthalenetrisulfonic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/naphthalenetrisulfonic%20acid. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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