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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A poisonous crystalline compound, C8H9NO3, used as a photographic developer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A phenolic derivative of glycine, N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)glycine, used as a photographic developer

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as glycocoll.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as glycocoll.


Probably from glycine.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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