noun Chemistry, Pharmacology.
- resonant-jet engine,
- resorption lacuna,
Origin of resorcinol
Examples from the Web for resorcin
The most efficient applications are those of sulphur and resorcin, the same as prescribed in ordinary acne.
It may be synthesized from resorcin and malic anhydride or from β resorcyl aldehyde, acetic anhydride and sodium acetate.
Lotions of ichthyol and of resorcin, five to sixty grains to the ounce; ichthyol in ointment, five- to twenty-per-cent.
In such cases, if resorcin preparations also fail, the mercurial lotion and ointment employed in acne may be prescribed.
The application of a strong alcoholic solution of resorcin, twenty to fifty per cent.