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picrate

/pic·rate/ (pik´rāt) any salt of picric acid.

picrate

any salt of picric acid.

picrate test
a field test for cyanogenetic compounds in plants and gut contents. Based on the conversion of yellow sodium picrate to a brick red color in contact with hydrocyanic acid. Called also Henrici test.
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5x10 -5 M aqueous metal picrate or 1x10 -4 M aqueous dichromate solution (pH of dichromate solution has been maintained by 0.
Serum creatinine was measured with the architect C 16000 (Abbott) device by using the kinetic alkaline picrate method at the biochemistry laboratory of the hospital.
At the end of the experiment, blood plasma was thawed at room temperature and analyzed to determine urea, following modified diacetyl method, with picrate and acidifier.
In this method, creatinine reacts with picrate to form a coloured complex and the rate of formation of the complex is measured photometrically at 492 nm.
euro]e materials, which included acetone, hydrogen peroxide, mercury and lead picrate, were discovered in April last year after a re in a communal area of a 'at at Fidra Court in the Muirhouse area of Edinburgh.
The materials - which included acetone, hydrogen peroxide, mercury and lead picrate - were discovered in April last year after a fire in a communal area of a flat at Fidra Court in the Muirhouse area of Edinburgh.
The Syrian-born Christian also had a small amount of volatile explosive, lead picrate, which was so dangerous the Forensic Explosives Laboratory refused to take delivery of it and it was destroyed.
Spot urine samples were collected to measure the urinary thiocyanate levels by using the thiocyanate picrate kit method (Haque & Bradbury, 1999).
Urea in the serum was estimated by using the diagnostic kit based on the DAM method [18]; creatinine in serum was estimated by using the diagnostic kit based on the alkaline picrate method [19].
The aqueous phase and the organic phase contained metal picrate and the ligands respectively.