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rhodamine

noun, rho·da·mine often capitalized \ˈrō-də-ˌmēn\

Definition of RHODAMINE

:  any of a group of yellowish-red to blue fluorescent dyes; especially :  a brilliant bluish-red dye made by fusing an amino derivative of phenol with phthalic anhydride and used especially in coloring paper and as a biological stain

Origin of RHODAMINE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1888
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rhodamine

noun rho·da·mine \ˈrōd-ə-ˌmēn\

Medical Definition of RHODAMINE

:  any of a group of yellowish red to blue fluorescent dyes; especially :  rhodamine b

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