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Phenolphthalein Definition

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This is the chemical structure of phenolphthalein.

This is the chemical structure of phenolphthalein.

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Phenolphthalein Definition: Phenolphthalein is an organic compound often used as an pH indicator.

Phenolphthalein turns pink in pH greater than 8.3 and colorless in acidic solutions.

The chemical formula for phenolphthalein is C20H14O4.

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