Meaning of TRIPHENYLCARBINOL in English

TRIPHENYLCARBINOL

“+ noun

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary triphenyl- + carbinol

: a crystalline alcohol (C 6 H 5 ) 3 COH made by reaction of methyl benzoate or benzophenone with phenyl-magnesium bromide and converted by acetyl chloride or hydrogen chloride into triphenylmethyl chloride — compare triphenylmethyl

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