naphthalan

naphthalan

[′naf·thə‚lan]
(materials)
Soft, greenish-black mass distilled from Armenian naphtha; soluble in ether and hydrocarbons, insoluble in water; melts at 70°C; used in medicine. Also known as naftalan.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Negotiations were also held on the supply of lemonade, mineral waters and naphthalan ointment to Kazakhstan.
Moreover, the Azerbaijani delegation will present the opportunities of the Naftalan resort (health resort with naphthalan healing oil), Shahdag Mountain Resort and others.