[fuh-nan-threen] /fəˈnæn θrin/
a colorless, shiny, crystalline, water-insoluble isomer of anthracene, C 1 4 H 1 0 , derived from coal tar: used chiefly in dyestuffs and in the synthesis of drugs.
a colourless crystalline aromatic compound isomeric with anthracene: used in the manufacture of dyes, drugs, and explosives. Formula: C14H10
phenanthrene phe·nan·threne (fə-nān’thrēn’)
A colorless crystalline hydrocarbon obtained by fractional distillation of coal-tar oils and used in drugs.
A colorless, crystalline hydrocarbon obtained by fractional distillation of coal-tar oils and used in dyes, drugs, and explosives. Phenanthrene is an isomer of anthracene and has three benzene rings fused together but not arranged in a straight line. Chemical formula: C14H10.
[fuh-nan-threen-kwuh-nohn, -kwin-ohn] /fəˌnæn θrin kwəˈnoʊn, -ˈkwɪn oʊn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a yellowish-orange, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C 1 4 H 8 O 2 , used chiefly in organic synthesis and the manufacture of dyes.
[fuh-nahr-suh-zeen] /fəˈnɑr səˌzin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .
phenate phe·nate (fē’nāt’) n. A salt or an ester of phenol.
[fen-uh-zeen, -zin] /ˈfɛn əˌzin, -zɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a yellow, crystalline, slightly water-soluble solid, C 1 2 H 8 N 2 , used in organic synthesis chiefly in the manufacture of dyes. /ˈfɛnəˌziːn/ noun 1. a yellow crystalline tricyclic compound that is the parent compound of many azine dyes and some antibiotics. Formula: C6H4N2C6H4 phenazine […]