isatin

noun
isa·​tin | \ ˈī-sət-ən How to pronounce isatin (audio) \

Medical Definition of isatin

: an orange red crystalline compound C8H5NO2 obtained especially by oxidation of indigo or by various syntheses and used as a reagent

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“Isatin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/isatin. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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