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Medical Term:

Jacquemin test

Pronunciation: zhah-kuh-min[h]'


a test for phenol; to the suspected fluid an equal amount of aniline is added, and, after thorough admixture, a little solution of sodium hypochlorite; if phenol is present the fluid becomes blue.

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