Janus green

noun

Definition of Janus green

  1. :  a basic azine dye used especially as a vital biological stain (as for mitochondria)

Origin and Etymology of janus green

probably from Janus, a trademark


First Known Use: 1898


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Janus green

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noun Ja·nus green \ˈjā-nəs-ˈgrēn\

Medical Definition of Janus green

  1. :  a basic azine dye used especially as a biological stain (as for mitochondria)


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