Persulphocyanogen
Persulphocyanogen Per*sul`pho*cy*an"o*gen, n. (Chem.) An orange-yellow substance, produced by the action of chlorine or boiling dilute nitric acid and sulphocyanate of potassium; -- called also {pseudosulphocyanogen}, {perthiocyanogen}, and formerly {sulphocyanogen}. [1913 Webster]

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  • perthiocyanogen — Persulphocyanogen Per*sul pho*cy*an o*gen, n. (Chem.) An orange yellow substance, produced by the action of chlorine or boiling dilute nitric acid and sulphocyanate of potassium; called also {pseudosulphocyanogen}, {perthiocyanogen}, and formerly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pseudosulphocyanogen — Persulphocyanogen Per*sul pho*cy*an o*gen, n. (Chem.) An orange yellow substance, produced by the action of chlorine or boiling dilute nitric acid and sulphocyanate of potassium; called also {pseudosulphocyanogen}, {perthiocyanogen}, and formerly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphocyanogen — Persulphocyanogen Per*sul pho*cy*an o*gen, n. (Chem.) An orange yellow substance, produced by the action of chlorine or boiling dilute nitric acid and sulphocyanate of potassium; called also {pseudosulphocyanogen}, {perthiocyanogen}, and formerly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perthiocyanogen — Per*thi o*cy*an o*gen, n. (Chem.) Same as {Persulphocyanogen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sulphocyanogen — Sul pho*cy*an o*gen, n. (Chem.) See {Persulphocyanogen}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Xanthogen — Xan tho*gen, n. [Xantho + gen.] (Chem.) (a) The hypothetical radical supposed to be characteristic of xanthic acid. [Archaic] (b) Persulphocyanogen. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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