Definition of picrate in English:

picrate

Line breaks: pic|rate
Pronunciation: /ˈpɪkreɪt
 
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noun

Chemistry
  • A salt or ester of picric acid.
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    • Explosives based on ammonium picrate and picric acid were also used by the military.
    • The survey allowed participants to categorize the alkaline picrate reaction into methods with or without use of Lloyd pretreatment, kinetic methods, and rate-blanked kinetic methods.
    • Creatinine was measured in all urine samples by a colorimetric assay, using an alkaline picrate method.

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