nosophen definition

  • noun:
    • An iodine substance gotten as a yellowish grey, odorless, tasteless powder by the action of iodine on phenolphthalein.
    • A pale-yellow odorless and tasteless compound, gotten because of the activity of iodine on a remedy of phenolphtalein: an antiseptic dusting-powder. Also known as tetraiodophenolphtalein and iodophen.

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