garancine

noun
gar·an·cine | \¦garən¦sēn\
plural -s

Definition of garancine 

: a dye or pigment made by treating ground madder with sulfuric acid

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History and Etymology for garancine

French, from garance madder (from Old French) + -ine; Old French garance, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German rezza madder

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