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Accession:CHEBI:87028 term browser browse the term
Definition:A water soluble mixture of different dyes extracted from various species of lichens particularly Variolaria, Lecanora and Rocella. Consists chiefly of azolitmin and erythrolitmin combined with alkalis. Used as an acid-base indicator pH 4.5 red, 8.3 blue.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Lackmus;   Tornasol;   Tournesol
 xref: CAS:1393-92-6 "ChemIDplus";   Wikipedia:Litmus

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