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acridine

noun ac·ri·dine \ˈa-krə-ˌdēn\

Definition of ACRIDINE

:  a colorless crystalline compound C13H9N occurring in coal tar and important as the parent compound of dyes and pharmaceuticals

First Known Use of ACRIDINE

circa 1877
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acridine

noun ac·ri·dine \ˈak-rə-ˌdēn\

Medical Definition of ACRIDINE

:  a colorless crystalline compound C13H9N occurring in coal tar and important as the parent compound of dyes and pharmaceuticals

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