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Definition of the noun alizarin

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noun - plural: alizarins

  1. an orange-red crystalline compound used in making red pigments and in dyeing

Alternative definition of the noun alizarin

noun

  1. a type of red or crimson dye

Phrases with Alizarin

  1. alizarin red
  2. alizarin yellow
  3. alizarin carmine
  4. alizarin crimson

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Google previewThe Chemical History of Color (2012)

by Mary Virginia Orna

Alizarin is the major component; purpurin does not occur in the...

Google previewTextbook of Organic Chemistry

by Pillai C N

Alizarin is an anthraquinoid dye produced by alkali fusionof anthraquinone-2- sulphonic acid. It is 1,2-dihydroxyanthraquinone. Alizarin is a mordant dye. The colour depends upon the metal ion used as mordant. • Indigo is one of the earliest ...

Google previewAgricultural Biotechnology (2006)

by Rajmohan Joshi

Pure alizarin is an orange crystal and is soluble at 1 part to 300 in boiling water and in other solvents. The R. tinctorum pigment, so-called madder colorant, shows a yellow color in acidic to neutral pH and tends to be reddish with increasing pH ...

Google previewB.SC. Chemistry-III (UGC)

by R L Madan

Alizarin is a dihydroxyquinone. It is a mordant dye and forms characteristic lake depending upon the nature of metal used. The important chemical reactions of alizarin are as under: 1. As a valuable dye. Alizarin is one of the most important ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry: A Short Course (2011)

by Harold Hart, Christopher M. Hadad, Leslie E. Craine, David J. Hart

Alizarin is an orange—red quinone that was used to dye ...

Google previewChemistry Vol (1 and 2)

Alizarin is an azo dye. 9. Indigo is a vat dye. 10. Hydrogen peroxide is used as a bleaching agent in bleach creams. 11. Aspartame is added to food as a preservative. 12. Bithional is added to soap to increase its antiseptic property. 13.

Google previewThe principles and practice of textile printing (1952)

by Edmund Knecht

Alizarin is the best type of mordunt colours, inasmuch as it yields the brightest, fastest, and most varied range of colours with different mordants. Its alumina lake is red; its iron lake black or purple, according to the strength of the iron; its tin lake ...

Google previewPlant Tissue Culture (1994)

An Alternative for Production of Useful Metabolites by Masanaru Misawa

Pure alizarin is an orange crystal and is soluble at 1 part to 300 in boiling water and in other solvents. The R. tinctorum pigment, so-called madder colorant, shows a yellow color in acidic to neutral pH and tends to be reddish with increasing pH ...

Google previewChemistry of Colour (1995)

by M. Satake, Y. Mido

In a chronological treatment the Mordant dyes would come first, since the important natural mordant dye alizarin is an anthraquinone derivative known since remote times. In 1871 Graebe and Liebermann prepared a sulphonated derivative of ...

Google previewRemington (2006)

The Science and Practice of Pharmacy by David B. Troy, Paul Beringer

Alizarin is a reddish yellow dye obtained from the madder plant. The indigo plant is the source of a blue pigment called indigo. Flavones, such as riboflavin, rutin, hesperidin, and quercetin, are yellow pigments. Saffron is a glycoside that gives ...

Google previewPigment Compendium: A Dictionary of Historical Pigments (2007)

by Nicholas Eastaugh, Valentine Walsh, Tracey Chaplin, Ruth Siddall

ALIZARIN Orange Generic compound Strictly, 1,2-dihydroxy-9,10- anthracenedione (or: 1,2-dihydroxyanthraquinone). Alizarin is found as a major component in extracts of the roots of various member species of the Rubiaceae, Morinda, ...

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

alizarin 1 a red dye used by the ancients and produced by grinding the root of the common madder plant [Rubia tinctorum], also known ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1872)

by Henry Watts

The solution mixed with hydrochloric acid deposits red flakes, consisting of alizarin, more or less contaminated with purpurin and resinous matters. This precipitate is dissolved in alcohol, or in dilute ammonia, and the solution is treated with ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of the History of Technology (2002)

by Ian McNeil

The next nut to crack was the synthesis of the red colouring matter in madder, alizarin. The elucidation of its structure had to await further progress on the theoretical side and this was forthcoming when August Kekulé realized that benzene had ...

Google previewDictionary of Architecture and Building Construction (2008)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

alizarin 1 a red dye used by the ancients and produced by grinding the root of the common madder plant, [Rubia tinctorum]; ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

alizarin (alizarin carmine) n. an orange-red dye derived from coal tar and originally isolated from the plant madder (Rubia tinctorum). hard palate epiglottis mouth salivary glands larynx oesophagus diaphragm stomach pancreas ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

alizarin (alizarin carmine) n. an orange-red dye derived from coal tar and originally isolated from the plant madder (Rubia tinctorum). hard palate epiglottis mouth salivary glands larynx oesophagus diaphragm stomach pancreas ...

Google previewDictionary of Biomedical Science (2002)

by Peter J. Gosling

ALIZARIN ALKAPTONURIA alizarin (chemistry) Csh.(CO)2C6H2(OH)2 Orange- red CRYSTALLINE ORGANIC COMPOUND important in the manufacture of dyes . Also termed: 1,2-dihydroxy-anthraquinone. alizarin red stain (histology) ...

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Video shows what alizarin means. A substance, 1,2-dihydroxyanthraquinone, extracted from madder root and having a distinctive red colour.. A type of red or ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1Z10A1R1I1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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