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phen·a·zine(fĕn′ə-zēn′) also phen·a·zin (-zĭn)
A yellow crystalline compound, C12H8N2, used in the manufacture of dyes.
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(Elements & Compounds) a yellow crystalline tricyclic compound that is the parent compound of many azine dyes and some antibiotics. Formula: C6H4N2C6H4
[C19: from pheno- + azine]
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