<chemistry> Pertaining to, or designating, a colourless crystalline substance (called rhodizonic acid, and carboxylic acid) obtained from potassium carboxide and from certain quinones. It forms brilliant red, yellow, and purple salts.

Origin: Gr. To be rose-red.

(01 Mar 1998)

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