a yellowish crystalline compound, C 7 H 7 NO 2 , soluble in hot water, alcohol, and ether: used in the manufacture of dyes, pharmaceuticals, and perfumes.
From anthranilic acid mixed with powdered glass or sand, and rapidly heated in a retort.
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a yellow, water-insoluble, crystalline powder, C 14 H 8 O 2 , usually derived from or phthalic anhydride: used chiefly in the manufacture of anthraquinone dyes. Historical Examples Various synthetic processes have been used for the preparation of anthraquinone. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various anthraquinone crystallizes in yellow needles or prisms, […]
- Anthraquinone dye
any of the class of dyes derived from anthraquinone, used for dyeing textiles, especially cotton, rayon, and silk.
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of or relating to human beings or their span of existence on earth. Contemporary Examples This observation has led to one of the most divisive points in modern physics: the anthropic principle. The 6 Smartest Ideas From Stephen Hawking’s New Book Joshua Robinson September 9, 2010 Historical Examples Those in the lower of the anthropic […]