anthranilic etymology

English word anthranilic comes from English anthracene, English anil

Detailed word origin of anthranilic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
anthracene English (eng) (organic compound) A tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (an acene containing three fused rings) obtained from coal tar; used in the manufacture of wood preservatives, insecticides and the dye alizarin; it is isomeric with phenanthrene.
anil English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any imine in which the N-radical is a phenyl (or substituted phenyl) group.. The indigo shrub; or the indigo dye obtained from the plant.
anthranilic English (eng) (organic chemistry) Of or pertaining to anthranilic acid or its derivatives.

Words with the same origin as anthranilic

Descendants of anthracene
aminophenanthrene anthra- diazaphenanthrene dihydrophenanthrene diphenanthrene phenanthrene phenanthrol