amphichromatic

amphichroic

[am-fi-kroh-ik]
adjective Chemistry.
giving either of two colors, one with acids and one with alkalis.
Also, amphichromatic [am-fi-kroh-mat-ik, -kruh-] .


Origin:
1875–80; amphi- + -chroic

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amphichroic or amphichromatic (ˌæmfɪˈkrəʊɪk, ˌæmfɪkrəʊˈmætɪk)
 
adj
producing two colours, one on reacting with an acid, the other on reacting with a base
 
amphichromatic or amphichromatic
 
adj

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