Definition of Perkin, Sir William Henry in English:

Perkin, Sir William Henry

Line breaks: Sir Wil|liam Henry Per¦kin
Pronunciation: /ˈpəːkɪn
 
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( 1838–1907), English chemist and pioneer of the synthetic organic chemical industry. He prepared and manufactured the first synthetic dyestuff, mauve, from aniline.

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