high-solvency naphtha

high-solvency naphtha

[′hī ‚säl·vən·sē ′naf·thə]
(materials)
Any of the petroleum-based solvents that boil in the naphtha range (95-650°F; 35-343°C) and have a high aromatic-chemical content to give high-solvency power for nitrocelluloses, dry paints, and certain resins.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.