Naphthalene red

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Naphthalene red (Chem) a dyestuff obtained from certain diazo derivatives of naphthylamine, and called also magdala red.
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Usage

In literature:

One of the earliest red-hot tube syntheses of importance was the formation of naphthalene from a mixture of alcohol and ether vapours.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 5" by Various
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