phthalanilic acid

noun phthal·anilic acid \¦thal+-\

Definition of phthalanilic acid

  1. :  a crystalline amido acid HOOCC6H4CONHC6H5 prepared by reaction of phthalic anhydride and aniline

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Origin and Etymology of phthalanilic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary phthal- + anilic


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