a yellow, water-soluble, needlelike, crystalline solid, C 16 H 14 O 5 , obtained from brazil and sappanwood: used as a dye and an indicator.
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a pale yellow soluble crystalline solid, turning red in alkaline solution, extracted from brazil wood and sappanwood and used in dyeing and as an indicator. Formula: C16H14O5
any of several tropical trees of the genus Caesalpinia, as C. echinata, having wood from which a red dye is obtained. the wood of such a tree.
hard solder. a solder fusing at temperatures above 1200°F (650°C).
a nonferrous metal, as copper, zinc, or nickel, or an alloy, as hard solder, used for brazing together pieces of metal.
a river flowing SE from N Texas to the Gulf of Mexico. 870 miles (1400 km) long. Historical Examples The Mucker Edgar Rice Burroughs The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage […]