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sulfanilic acid

[suhl-fuh-nil-ik, suhl-] /ˈsʌl fəˈnɪl ɪk, ˌsʌl-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a grayish-white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble solid, the para form of C 6 H 7 NO 3 S, used chiefly as an intermediate in the manufacture of dyes.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; sulf- + anilic (see anil, -ic)
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