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crystal violet

noun

Definition of crystal violet

  1. :  a triphenylmethane dye found in gentian violet



Circa 1893

First Known Use of crystal violet

circa 1893


Medical Dictionary

crystal violet

noun

Medical Definition of crystal violet

  1. :  a triphenylmethane dye found in gentian violet—called also methylrosaniline chloride




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