anthrarufin

noun an·thra·ru·fin \-ˈrüfə̇n\

Definition of anthrarufin

plural

-s

  1. :  a yellow crystalline compound C14H6O2(OH)2 used in dye manufacture; 1,5-dihydroxy-anthraquinone

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Origin and Etymology of anthrarufin

International Scientific Vocabulary anthr- + Latin rufus red + International Scientific Vocabulary -in


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