merbromin

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merbromin

[mər′brō·mən]
(organic chemistry)
C20H8O6Na2Br2Hg A green crystalline powder that gives a deep-red solution in water; used as an antiseptic.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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