a pigment used in painting, derived from anthraquinone and characterized by its red color and transparency.
alizarin crimson is a permanent crimson with a coal-tar origin.
Illumination and its Development in the Present Day Sidney Farnsworth
alj administrative law judge
aljabr tool An implementation of MACSYMA for the Macintosh by Fort Pond Research. (1995-02-21)
. . abbreviation alkali alkali alkaline
the universal solvent sought by the alchemists. Historical Examples These preparations now prevented Claes from thinking, for the time being, of the alkahest. The Alkahest Honore de Balzac It was the only moment for sixteen long years when Balthazar forgot the alkahest. The Alkahest Honore de Balzac alkahest, Alcahest, al′ka-hest, n. the universal solvent of […]