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Meaning of "orcinol" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ORCINOL

From New Latin orcina, from Italian orcelloorchil.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ORCINOL

orcinol  [ˈɔːsɪˌnɒl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ORCINOL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Orcinol is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ORCINOL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

orcinol

Orcinol

Orcinol is a natural phenolic organic compound that occurs in many species of lichens including Roccella tinctoria and Lecanora. Orcinol has been detected in the "toxic glue" of the ant species Camponotus saundersi.

Definition of orcinol in the English dictionary

The definition of orcinol in the dictionary is a colourless crystalline water-soluble solid that occurs in many lichens and from which the dyes found in litmus are derived. Formula: CH3C6H32.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ORCINOL


allopurinol
ˌæləʊˈpjʊərɪˌnɒl
butanol
ˈbjuːtəˌnɒl
ethanol
ˈɛθəˌnɒl
eugenol
ˈjuːdʒɪˌnɒl
flavanol
ˈfleɪvəˌnɒl
flavonol
ˈfleɪvəˌnɒl
hexylresorcinol
ˌhɛksɪlrɪˈzɔːsɪˌnɒl
isoproterenol
ˌaɪsəʊprəˈtɜːrəˌnɒl
mestranol
ˈmɛstrəˌnɒl
methanol
ˈmɛθəˌnɒl
nitinol
ˈnɪtɪˌnɒl
panthenol
ˈpænθɪˌnɒl
pentanol
ˈpentəˌnɒl
propanol
ˈprəʊpəˌnɒl
resorcinol
rɪˈzɔːsɪˌnɒl
retinol
ˈrɛtɪˌnɒl
tribromoethanol
traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ORCINOL

orchestrina
orchestrion
orchid
orchidaceous
orchidectomies
orchidectomy
orchideous
orchidist
orchidlike
orchidologist
orchidology
orchidomania
orchidomaniac
orchiectomy
orchil
orchis
orchitic
orchitis
orcin

WORDS THAT END LIKE ORCINOL

aminophenol
bioethanol
cannabinol
dehydroretinol
dinitrophenol
enol
espanol
Grand Guignol
hydroquinol
methylphenol
octanol
Pagnol
pentachlorophenol
polyphenol
quinol
Rohypnol
rosinol
stanol
tetrahydrocannabidinol
xylenol

Synonyms and antonyms of orcinol in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «orcinol» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ORCINOL

Find out the translation of orcinol to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of orcinol from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «orcinol» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

地衣酚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

orcinol
570 millions of speakers

English

orcinol
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

orcinol
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أورسينول
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

орсин
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

orcinol
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

orcinol
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

orcinol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Orcinol
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Orcinol
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オルシノール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오르시 놀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Orcinol
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

orcinol
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

orcinol
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑर्किनॉल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

orcinol
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

orcinolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

orcinol
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Орсін
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

orcinol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ορσινόλης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

orcinol
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

orcinol
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

orcinol
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of orcinol

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ORCINOL»

The term «orcinol» is normally little used and occupies the 142.180 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ORCINOL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «orcinol» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «orcinol» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about orcinol

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ORCINOL»

Discover the use of orcinol in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to orcinol and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Lab Manual in Biochemistry: Immunology and Biotechnology
AIM: To estimate RNA quantitatively using orcinol reagent. PRINCIPLE This method relies on the conversion of pentose sugar, ribose, present in RNA into furfural in the presence of hot acid. Furfural then reacts with orcinol in the presence of ...
Nigam, 2007
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Genetic Engineering
Orcinol Method In RNA, there is ribosyl moiety. Ribose is measured by orcinol method which will be indicative of the RNA concentration. As in case of diphenylamine method, here too a standard series of RNA is run for comparison. The orcinol ...
Anil Kumar, Neha Garg, 2005
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An Introduction to Practical Biotechnology
ESTIMATION OF RNA BY ORCINOL METHOD Principle This is a general reaction for pentose and depends on the formation of furfural when pentose is heated with concentration l-lCL orcinol reacts in presence of furfusal in presence of ferric ...
S. Harisha, 2005
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METHODS IN MICROBIOLOGY
This is followed by 0-2 ml of a freshly prepared 6% solution of orcinol in 95% ethanol. The mixture is heated in a boiling water bath for 20 min and its optical density read at 665 nm. It should be noted that other sugars give colours with this  ...
Douglas W. Ribbons, J. R. Norris, 1972
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Essentials of Biotechnology
LEARNING OBJECTIVE After performing this practical you will able to: • Explain significance of quantitatie estimation of RNA • Explain principle of Orcinol method • Estimate the content of RNA INTRODUCTION RNA is single stranded, long, ...
Ulhas K. Patil, Kalyani Muskan, 2009
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Methods of Biochemical Analysis
acid or orcinol, and under optimal conditions is complete after 30 min. heating at 100°C. However, increasing the concentration of reagents also deepens the color of the blank determination and this sets a limit to the choice of reactant ...
David Glick, 2009
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Practical Biochemistry for Medical Students
THE ESTIMATION OF RNA BY MEANS OF THE ORCINOL REACTION This is a general reaction for pentoses and depends on the formation of furfural when the pentose is heated with concentrated hydrochloric acid. Orcinol reacts with the ...
Raghu, 2003
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The Chemistry and Biology of Sialic Acids and Related Substances
vided the material under examination is free from pyrroles or does not contain in addition to sialic acid other substances convertible to pyrrole in acid medium. Bial's orcinol reagent and its resorcinol variation (Svennerholm) are sensitive ...
9
Orcinol
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Lambert M Surhone, Mariam T Tennoe, Susan F Henssonow, 2011
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Ana Techniqs in Biotechnology
Goutam Bhowmik. Aim Estimation of nucleic acid. To estimate the RNA isolated from a given sample. OR Spectrophotometric analysis of RNA/orcinol determination of RNA. Place 3.0 ml of each standard and 3.0 ml of. Biology % Experiment i ...
Goutam Bhowmik, 2011

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Orcinol [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/orcinol>. Jul 2021 ».
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