Associations to the word «Xanthone»

Wiktionary

XANTHONE, noun. (organic compound) An aromatic ketone, 9-oxo-xanthene, that is used as an insecticide.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne