how to pronounce phenolphthalein

/ˌfiː.nɒlˈfθæl.iːn/

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The above transcription of phenolphthalein is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

phenolphthalein is pronounced in four syllables

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fnɒlfθæln

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An example use of phenolphthalein in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… to see you turn phenolphthalein pink but …”

meanings of phenolphthalein

noun:

  1. A quinone derivative used as a pH indicator, and once used as a laxative.

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