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picric 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
picric acid

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A yellow highly explosive nitro compound, C6H2(NO2)3; r.d. 1.8; m.p. 122°C.

Reference Entry.  14 words. 

Subjects: Chemistry

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