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from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to naphthalene, or, specifically, to naphthalenic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to , or derived from, naphthalene; -- used specifically to designate a yellow crystalline substance, called naphthalenic acid and also hydroxy quinone, and obtained from certain derivatives of naphthol.

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  • adjective chemistry Pertaining to, or derived from, naphthalene.

Etymologies

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naphthalene +‎ -ic

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