aminophenol

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a·mi·no·phe·nol

 (ə-mē′nō-fē′nôl, -nŏl, ăm′ə-)
n.
One of three aromatic organic compounds with composition C6H7NO, used as photographic developers and dye intermediates.

aminophenol

(əˌmaɪnəʊˈfiːnɒl; -ˌmiː-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) chem any of three isomeric forms that are soluble crystalline solids, used as a dye intermediate (meta- and ortho-), in dyeing hair, fur, and textiles (ortho- and para-), and as a photographic developer (para-). Formula: C6H4NH2OH
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Aminophenols are interesting electrochemical materials (6-11) since, unlike aniline (12) and other substituted anilines (13), they present two oxidizable groups (N[H.
Gas chromatography has been used to identify oxidation dyes, including aminophenols, on human hair [12].
By the electroreduction [3] of nitrophenol isomer using stationary and rotating Cu electrodes and Ti(S04)2 as additional agent, aminophenols were obtained in good yield.