Tartro-
Tartro- Tar"tro- A combining form (also used adjectively) used in chemistry to denote the presence of tartar or of some of its compounds or derivatives. [1913 Webster]

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  • tartro- — combining form see tartr …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tartronic — Tar*tron ic, a. [Tartro + malonic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid (called also hydroxy malonic acid) obtained, by reducing mesoxalic acid, as a white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tartrovinic — Tar tro*vin ic, a. [Tartro + vinic.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, a certain acid composed of tartaric acid in combination with ethyl, and now called ethyltartaric acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tartreux — tartreux, euse [ tartrø, øz ] adj. • 1750; tartareux 1620; d apr. le rad. du bas lat. tartarum ♦ Relatif au tartre; constitué par du tartre; qui contient du tartre. Une croûte tartreuse. ● tartreux, tartreuse adjectif Qui est de la nature du… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ВИСМУТ — (правильнее бисмут), Bismu tum, хим. обозначение Bi, ат. в. 209; в период, системе занимает по порядку 83 е место, 9 е в V группе; белый, слегка красноватый металл с выраженным кристадличе Рие. 2. ским строением, хрупкий; на воздухе и в воде не… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • tartrazine — /ˈtatrəzin/ (say tahtruhzeen) noun a pyrazolone yellow dye used in food materials. {tartro (combining form representing tartar) + az(o) + ine2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • tartr- — combining form or tartro Etymology: French, from tartre tartar, from Middle French more at tartar : tartar : tartaric acid tartramide …   Useful english dictionary

  • tartramide — ˈtär.trəˌmīd, mə̇d noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tartr + amide : a crystalline compound H2NCO(CHOH)2CONH2 made by the action of alcoholic ammonia on a tartaric ester : the amide of tartaric acid * * * ˈtartraˌmide Chem. [f.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tartrazine — n. Chem. a brilliant yellow dye derived from tartaric acid and used to colour food, drugs, and cosmetics. Etymology: as TARTAR + AZO + INE(4) * * * tartrazine, tartre see tartro , tartar1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • tartre — tartrazine, tartre see tartro , tartar1 …   Useful english dictionary

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