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- n. A yellowish-brown trioxyacetophenone powder with parasiticide and antiseptic qualities employed externally in the treatment of psoriasis and other skin diseases.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pale yellow powder, CH3.CO.C6H2(OH)3, known commonly as alizarin yellow C: employed in dermatology.
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