Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting an acid, a colorless compound, , prepared by the action of hydrochloric-acid gas, potassium cyanide, and alcohol on acetone. It crystallizes in long prismatic needles, melts, when anhydrous, at 174° C., and may be distilled.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.