Reinecke salt

noun

Medical Definition of Reinecke salt

: a red crystalline powder NH4[Cr(NH3)2(SCN)4]·H2O that is used as a reagent and a precipitant (as for primary and secondary amines)

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“Reinecke salt.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Reinecke%20salt. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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