Definition of Picric Acid in English :

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Picric Acid meaning in English

Meaning of Picric Acid in English

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Picric Acid pronunciation in English

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Picric Acid

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Noun

1. picric acid

a yellow toxic highly explosive strong acid; used in high explosives and as a dye and in chemical reactions

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Picric Acid

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toxic sparingly soluble crystalline yellow acid
noun
a toxic sparingly soluble crystalline yellow acid used as a dye, antiseptic, and explosive. Formula: C6H2OH(NO2)3
. Systematic name: 2,4,6-trinitrophenol See also lyddite

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Picric Acid

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a poisonous, yellow, crystalline, bitter acid, C6H2(NO2)3OH, used in making dyes and explosives and in analytical chemistry

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Picric Acid

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n.
A poisonous, explosive yellow crystalline solid, C6H3N3O7, used in explosives, dyes, and for etching copper.

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