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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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May 24, 2015
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