ortho-nitrobiphenyl

ortho-nitrobiphenyl

[¦ȯr·thō ‚nī·trō·bī′fen·əl]
(organic chemistry)
C12H9NO2 A crystalline compound with a sweetish odor; melting point is 36.7°C; used as a plasticizer for resins, cellulose acetate and nitrate, and polystyrenes, and as a fungicide for textiles. Abbreviated ONB.
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