beta-naphthol definition

  • noun:
    • An isomeric form of naphthol, C10H7OH, happening as white crystals and found in making anti-oxidants, pigments, and dyes.
    • A naphthol having the hydroxyl (OH) group when you look at the beta place; β-naphthol. See naphthol.
    • an isomer of naphthol found in rubber as an antioxidant

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