isocyanine

noun
iso·​cyanine | \ "+ \

Definition of isocyanine

: any of several simple cyanine dyes in whose structure the carbon atom joining the two quinoline or other heterocyclic rings is attached at different positions in the two rings

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History and Etymology for isocyanine

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + cyanine

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“Isocyanine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isocyanine. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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