Formalin For"ma*lin, n. [Formic + aldehyde + -in.] (Chem.) An aqueous solution of formaldehyde, used as a preservative in museums and as a disinfectant. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • formalin — formalin. См. формалин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Formalīn — Formalīn, s. Formaldehyd …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Formalin — Formalīn, s. Formaldehyd …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • formalin — formàlīn m <G formalína> DEFINICIJA kem. vodena otopina formaldehida (40%) u kojoj se konzerviraju anatomski preparati; služi kao sredstvo za dezinfekciju, antiseptik [izgleda kao da ga drže u formalinu, razg. na njemu se ne primjećuje… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • formalin — ► NOUN ▪ a solution of formaldehyde in water …   English terms dictionary

  • formalin — [fôr′mə lin] n. [? < former trademark < FORMAL(DEHYDE) + IN1] a solution of formaldehyde in water, varying from 37% to 50% by volume and usually containing some methanol …   English World dictionary

  • formalin — formaldehyde gas dissolved in water used as a fixative and preservative in fish collections as decay bacteria cannot live in a 5 10% solution of it. Formalin is a 37 40% solution of formaldehyde in water, making 100% formalin. It may contain some …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Formalin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Formaldehyd Andere Namen Methanal Methyla …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • formalin — formalinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis formalin 37% vandeninis formaldehido tirpalas. atitikmenys: angl. formalin rus. формалин …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • formalin — noun Etymology: Formalin, a trademark Date: 1893 a clear aqueous solution of formaldehyde containing a small amount of methanol used especially as a preservative …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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