<chemistry> Of, pertaining to, or designating, a complex nitroso derivative of barbituric acid. It is obtained as a white or yellow crystalline substance, and forms characteristic yellow, blue, and violet salts.

Origin: Violet + barbituric.

(01 Mar 1998)

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