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picramic acid

[pi-kram-ik] /pɪˈkræm ɪk/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a red, crystalline substance, C 6 H 5 N 3 O 5 , soluble in alcohol, used chiefly in the manufacture of azo dyes.
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