[ an-thruh-nil-ik, an- ]
/ ˈæn θrəˈnɪl ɪk, ˌæn- /
a yellowish crystalline compound, C7H7NO2, soluble in hot water, alcohol, and ether: used in the manufacture of dyes, pharmaceuticals, and perfumes.
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- anthraquinone dye,
Origin of anthranilic acid
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