PHENOLPHTHALEINUM (U.S. AND BR.)
\fˈɛnəlfθˌe͡ɪlɪnəm jˌuːˈɛs and bˌiːˈɑː], \fˈɛnəlfθˌeɪlɪnəm jˌuːˈɛs and bˌiːˈɑː], \f_ˈɛ_n_ə_l_f_θ_ˌeɪ_l_ɪ_n_ə_m__ j_ˌuː_ˈɛ_s__ a_n_d b_ˌiː__ˈɑː]\
Definitions of PHENOLPHTHALEINUM (U.S. AND BR.)
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Phenolphthalein, dihydroxyphthalophenone (C6H4OH)2CO.C6H4CO.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
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