Of or related to alloxan applied to an acid acquired by the action of dissolvable alkalies on alloxan
- Of or pertaining to alloxan; -- placed on an acid gotten because of the action of soluble alkalies on alloxan.
(a.) Of or related to alloxan; -- placed on an acid acquired because of the activity of soluble alkalies on alloxan.
Zinc and hydrochloric acid in the cold convert it into alloxantin, hydroxylamine gives nitroso-barbituric acid, C 4 H 2 N 2 0 3: NOH, baryta water gives alloxanic acid, C 4 H 4 N 2 0 5, hot dilute nitric acid oxidizes it to parabanic acid, hot potassium hydroxide solution hydrolyses it to urea and mesoxalic acid and zinc and hot hydrochloric acid convert it into dialuric acid, C4H4N204.