Leucaniline
Leucaniline Leu*can"i*line (l[-u]*k[a^]n"[i^]*l[i^]n or -l[=e]n), n. [Leuc- + aniline.] (Chem.) A colorless, crystalline, organic base, obtained from rosaniline by reduction, and also from other sources. It forms colorless salts. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Leuc- — Leuco Leu co (l[=u] k[ o] ), Leuc Leuc (l[=u]k ). pref. [Gr. leyko s white.] A combining form signifying white, colorless; specif. (Chem.), denoting an extensive series of colorless organic compounds, obtained by reduction from certain other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Leuco- — Leu co (l[=u] k[ o] ), Leuc Leuc (l[=u]k ). pref. [Gr. leyko s white.] A combining form signifying white, colorless; specif. (Chem.), denoting an extensive series of colorless organic compounds, obtained by reduction from certain other colored… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”