Definition of Phenicine

1. n. A purple powder precipitated when a sulphuric solution of indigo is diluted with water.



Definition of Phenicine

1. Noun. (chemistry) A purple powder precipitated when a sulphuric solution of indigo is diluted with water. ¹

2. Noun. (chemistry) A colouring matter produced by the action of a mixture of strong nitric acid and sulphuric acid on phenylic alcohol. ¹

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Medical Definition of Phenicine

1. A purple powder precipitated when a sulphuric solution of indigo is diluted with water. A colouring matter produced by the action of a mixture of strong nitric and sulphuric acids on phenylic alcohol. Origin: Gr. Foi^nix purple red: cf. F. Phenicine. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phenicine

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phenetols
phenetsal
pheneturide
phenformin
phenformin hydrochloride
phengite
phengites
phenglutarimide
phenglutarimide hydrochloride
phengodid
phengodids
phengophobia
phenic
phenicarbazide
phenicine (current term)
phenicopter
phenindamine
phenindamine tartrate
phenindione
pheniprazine
pheniramine
pheniramine maleate
phenix
phenixes
phenmethylol
phenmetrazine
phenmetrazine hydrochloride
phenmetrazines
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