phthalazine

noun phthal·azine \(ˈ)thal+\

Definition of phthalazine

  1. :  a crystalline base C8H6N2 that is the azine of the dialdehyde related to phthalic acid; 2,3-di-aza-naphthalene — compare hydralazine, luminol

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Origin and Etymology of phthalazine

International Scientific Vocabulary phthal- + azine


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