nitrophnol

Nitrophnol

Ni`tro*ph"nol\, n. [Nitro- + phenol.] (Chem.) Any one of a series of nitro derivatives of phenol. They are yellow oily or crystalline substances and have well-defined acid properties, as picric acid.
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