Definitions

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  • n. A basic amido derivative of phloroglucin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A basic amido derivative of phloroglucin, having an astringent taste.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A compound, NH2.C6H3(OH)2 or 5-aminoresorcinol, which is formed by the action of ammonia on phloroglucinol. It forms silky, needle-like crystals which melt at 146–152° C.

Etymologies

Blend of phlorlucin and amine (Wiktionary)

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