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phthalic acid

Edited by John Daintith

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199204632
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191726569
phthalic acid

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A colourless crystalline dicarboxylic acid, C6H4(COOH)2; r.d. 1.6; m.p. 207°C. The two –COOH groups

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Subjects: Chemistry

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