Definition of phenylthiocarbamide in English:


Line breaks: phenyl|thio|carba¦mide
Pronunciation: /ˌfiːnʌɪlˌθʌɪə(ʊ)ˈkɑːbənʌɪd, ˌfɛnɪl-/

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[mass noun] Chemistry
  • A crystalline solid which has a bitter taste to people possessing a certain dominant gene and is tasteless to others.
    • Chemical formula: NH2CSNHC6H5

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