Definition of Picramic acid

1. Noun. (organic compound) The phenol ''2-amino-4,6-dinitrophenol'' produced by the reduction of picric acid; it is used in the manufacture of azo dyes ¹



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Medical Definition of Picramic acid

1. 2-Amino-4,6-dinitrophenol;red crystals sometimes found in the blood of persons poisoned with picric acid; formed as a result of partial reduction of the latter. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Picramic Acid

picowatt
picowatts
picowave
picowaved
picowaves
picowaving
picquet
picqueted
picqueter
picqueters
picquets
picra
picramate
picramates
picramic
picramic acid (current term)
picras
picrate
picrated
picrates
picrete
picric
picric acid
picrite
picrites
picritic
picro-Mallory trichrome stain
picrobasalt
picrobasalts
picrocarmine

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