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phenanthridine

Line breaks: phen|an¦thrid|ine
Pronunciation: /fɪˈnanθrɪdiːn/

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Definition of phenanthridine in English:

noun

[mass noun] Chemistry
A white crystalline compound used in the treatment of trypanosome blood infection.
  • A tricyclic compound; chemical formula: C13H9N

Origin

late 19th century: from phen- + anthr(acene) + -ide + -ine4.

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